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Major recruitment drive to reopen Cossham Birth Centre as soon as possible

Thursday, 31 January 2019

North Bristol NHS Trust (NBT) is looking to attract more midwives and obstetricians following significant investment to ensure all its maternity services remain world class and sustainable for the future. NBT made the decision today to continue with the temporary,...Read more

Clothing bank opens for patients at Southmead Hospital

Wednesday, 30 January 2019

A clothing bank has been created for patients who are admitted to hospital without clothes to end ‘PJ paralysis’ and get them out of bed to help their recovery. The bank of new tops, trousers, underwear and socks has been...Read more

NBT Hidden Heroes: Domestic team

Friday, 25 January 2019

'Hidden Heroes' is our way of shining a light on teams across the trust who are doing incredible things but have perhaps gone under the radar due to working away in the background to keep things running. Our latest Hidden...Read more

First NBT Heroes of 2019 celebrated!

Friday, 18 January 2019

Today we celebrated our first NBT Heroes of 2019! It was wonderful way to start the New Year, with 23 staff members being chosen by the judging panel for their commitment to their role, for making others' lives easier, for...Read more

Thank You Week at North Bristol Trust!

Monday, 14 January 2019

We know that our staff here at North Bristol NHS Trust work hard all year round to provide great care for our patients, and we want to particularly thank them for their commitment over the busy winter period. As part...Read more

Happy New Year and Happy Birthday

Wednesday, 2 January 2019

The first day of the New Year symbolizes new beginnings and the new arrivals at Southmead Hospital's Central Delivery Suite have entered the world with zeal, brining tremendous joy with them. The North Bristol Trust would like to wish all...Read more

Happy birthday to our Christmas Day babies

Friday, 28 December 2018

Congratulations to the families and happy birthday to the bundles of joy that arrived just in time for the festivities. New life is always a precious gift, especially so when a baby is born on Christmas Day. This year has...Read more

Highways England’s Christmas Drink and Drug Driving Campaign

Friday, 14 December 2018

The Highways England’s Road Safety Operations team held a Christmas Drink and Drug Driving event in the Green area of Southmead Hospital’s Brunel Atrium yesterday. The event was held to raise awareness about the dangers of drink/drug driving and to...Read more

Festive fun at Elgar House

Tuesday, 11 December 2018

Patients staying on wards 1 and 2 at Southmead Hospital’s Elgar House enjoyed a day of festive fun arranged by the hospital staff last week. Elgar House, based on the Southmead Hospital site, supports patients to make the transition from...Read more

Charity single now available to download

Friday, 30 November 2018

You can now download ‘We Are The Same Inside’, a song written and performed by a Bristol choir, raising money for Southmead Hospital Charity which supports North Bristol NHS Trust. ‘We Are The Same Inside’ by ‘Melody Makers Choir and...Read more