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Brunel building wins international design award

Wednesday, 21 June, 2017

Our Brunel building at Southmead Hospital has been named the best designed large hospital internationally at the European Healthcare Design Awards. The purpose-built hospital building which opened to patients in May 2014 bringing most services from the old Southmead and...Read more

BBC Music Day comes to Southmead Hospital

Wednesday, 14 June, 2017

BBC Music Day is coming to Southmead Hospital tomorrow (Thursday, June 15) with performances being broadcast live from the Brunel building atrium. Southmead Hospital Charity is hosting the live performances as part of its month-long Buskathon event, which has seen...Read more

We are supporting Clean Air Day...will you?

Monday, 12 June, 2017

We are supporting colleagues across the city and the UK in marking the first National Clean Air Day on Thursday. Our Sustainable Development Unit have started early with an event in the atrium of Southmead Hospital's Brunel building until 2pm...Read more

Emergency Department Care Assistant wins domestic violence award

Thursday, 8 June, 2017

One of our care assistants in Southmead Hospital’s Emergency Department has been presented with an award for her efforts in supporting victims of domestic violence. Emergency Care Assistant Rose Lockhart was presented with The Ann Wood Award for her “outstanding...Read more

Community Neonatal Team celebrates 20th birthday

Friday, 2 June, 2017

A service that supports premature and poorly babies after they have left our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit has celebrated its 20th birthday. The Neonatal Community Service supports families after babies have become well enough to leave to go home from...Read more

Volunteers needed for Southmead's Macmillan Wellbeing Centre

Friday, 19 May, 2017

Could you spare just a few hours each week to share your time and skills with people living with cancer? Volunteers are needed to help support people with cancer in the Macmillan Wellbeing Centre at Southmead Hospital. The Centre provides...Read more

Flash mob time! #IAmResearch

Thursday, 18 May, 2017

Our research team did a flash mob in Southmead Hospital today to raise awareness of the benefits of research and the positive impact it has. The team had an information stand in the atrium to support the national I AM...Read more

Singing for Dementia Session - Dementia Awareness Week

Thursday, 18 May, 2017

Songs from decades gone by filled the atrium of Southmead Hospital’s Brunel building today (May 17). 'When I’m 64' and 'Raindrops Keep falling On My Head' were among the songs for the first Singing for Dementia Session held inside the...Read more

Bristol Centre for Enablement celebrate Centenarian Constance's birthday

Tuesday, 16 May, 2017

The team at Bristol Centre for Enablement has helped one of its patients celebrate a landmark birthday. Constance Hosker attended the Cribbs-Causeway-based centre for a routine appointment just days after celebrating her 100th birthday and the team were determined to...Read more

Meet the team - Kate from Cossham Birth Centre

Tuesday, 16 May, 2017

Bristol mums-to-be - find out more about our wonderful midwifery team at Cossham Birth Centre. Our colleagues at Cossham Birth Centre have started creating short profiles of the midwifery team so that mums-to-be can learn more about the amazing work...Read more