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12 bakes of Christmas launch was a sell out

Tuesday, 13 November 2018

Briony Williams, a semi-finalist in Channel 4's Great British Bake Off, has launched Southmead Hospital Charity’s new fundraising event - Bakewell 12 Bakes of Christmas. Briony brought a showstopper three-tiered ginger cake and met with patients and staff in the...Read more

North Bristol NHS Trust awarded Veteran Aware accreditation

Friday, 9 November 2018

As the nation marks the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War North Bristol NHS Trust is celebrating being awarded Veteran Aware accreditation. Southmead Hospital is one of just 24 acute hospital trusts accredited by the Veterans...Read more

Knitted poppy memorial at Southmead Hospital

Friday, 9 November 2018

Volunteers and staff at Southmead Hospital have marked their respect ahead of the 100th anniversary of the First World War by knitting 192 poppies. The poppies have been knitted by staff and volunteers of ‘Knit with me’, which is a...Read more

Exceptional Healthcare Awards 2018: Unsung Hero

Thursday, 8 November 2018

Tomorrow (Friday, November 9) we will celebrate the achievements of some of our staff in our Exceptional Healthcare Awards, supported by Southmead Hospital Charity , and ahead of the ceremony we have been sharing details of our shortlisted nominees. Today...Read more

Exceptional Healthcare Awards 2018: Team of the Year

Wednesday, 7 November 2018

Ahead of our Exceptional Healthcare Awards, supported by Southmead Hospital Charity , we are highlighting the nominees who have been shortlisted. Today we are sharing the shortlist in the Team of the Year category. Working together in our teams, specialities,...Read more

Exceptional Healthcare Awards 2018: Supporting Southmead Hospital

Tuesday, 6 November 2018

As we count down to our Excepitional Healthcare Awards, supported by Southmead Hospital Charity , we are celebrating the staff who have been shortlisted. Today we are showcasing the nominees in the Supporting Southmead Hospital Award , which recognise those...Read more

Exceptional Healthcare Awards 2018: Service Transformation Award

Monday, 5 November 2018

We're counting down the days until our Exceptional Healthcare Awards, supported by Southmead Hospital Charity , and to prepare for the big announcement we are sharing details of all our shortlisted nominees. Today we are featuring the Service Transformation Award...Read more

Heartfelt "thank you" from Chief Executive to final NBT Heroes of 2018

Friday, 2 November 2018

On Thursday 1 November we celebrated our final cohort of NBT Heroes for 2018. 20 members of staff were nominated by their colleagues for going over and above their job role in providing care and support for the patients and/or...Read more

Exceptional Healthcare Awards 2018: Rising Star - Clinical

Friday, 2 November 2018

There is just a week until we celebrate the winners of our Exceptional Healthcare Awards, supported by Southmead Hospital Charity and we are highlighting the achievements of our staff who have been shortlisted. Today we are featuring the people who...Read more

Exceptional Healthcare Awards 2018: Rising Star - corporate

Thursday, 1 November 2018

With little more than a week to go until we announce the winners of our staff Exceptional Healthcare Awards, supported by Southmead Hospital Charity , we are highlighting the achievements of our shortlisted nominees. Today we are featuring the people...Read more