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Cossham Birth Centre temporary closure

Monday, 22 October 2018

Cossham Birth Centre is temporarily diverting women in labour to the midwife-led unit at Southmead Hospital so that North Bristol NHS Trust can keep its maternity services running safely. This decision has been taken because of an unprecedented high number...Read more

Couple share experience of burns on Burns Awareness Day

Wednesday, 17 October 2018

April Owens and Josh White were cooking dinner on a gas stove on their houseboat when it caught fire. The couple had been working on their beloved boat to make it their perfect home for more than a year when...Read more

Watch our Hospital at Night team in action

Monday, 15 October 2018

Our Hospital at Night service is run by a small team of highly-trained, highly-skilled nurses who recover deteriorating patients at nights and weekends. If ward staff need support with an urgent problem, they call the team of advanced nurse practitioners...Read more

NBT announced as one of seven genomic laboratory hubs

Thursday, 11 October 2018

North Bristol NHS Trust has been announced as one of only seven genomic laboratory hubs in the country as part of a national network of centres that could provide potentially life-changing diagnosis to seriously ill patients. Matt Hancock, Health and...Read more

We are helping to break the silence around baby loss by supporting Baby Loss Awareness Week 9 to 15 October

Tuesday, 9 October 2018

We are helping to break the silence around baby loss by supporting Baby Loss Awareness Week 9 to 15 October. During this time, we remember all babies and parents that have touched our lives. We will reflect on the progress...Read more

North Bristol Trust launch Sustainable Development Management Plan 2018/19

Monday, 1 October 2018

NBT is welcoming staff and the public to find out about the work taking place to make the Trust more sustainable. They will be holding a launch event for their Sustainable Development Management Plan (SDMP) in the atrium of the...Read more

Cossham Birth Centre update

Friday, 28 September 2018

North Bristol NHS Trust can confirm Cossham Birth Centre will reopen on Monday 1 October (7.30am) after a temporary closure. Rachel Fielding, Director of Midwifery at North Bristol NHS Trust, said: “Due to an unprecedented number of women needing induction...Read more

Three nominations for NBT at the Sustainable Health and Care Awards

Monday, 24 September 2018

North Bristol NHS Trust is in the running for three awards at this year’s Sustainable Health and Care awards ceremony. The Sustainable and Health and Care awards celebrate sustainable development work across the NHS, social care and the public sector,...Read more

New Clinical Simulation Space opens at Southmead Hospital

Wednesday, 19 September 2018

New facilities have opened at Southmead Hospital to support the clinical training of healthcare professionals. The Clinical Simulation Space, known as Sim Space Bristol , will provide state-of-the-art training for doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals. The facility in the...Read more

New Health and Social Care Secretary's visit to Southmead Hospital to thank staff for care his sister received

Monday, 10 September 2018

New Health and Social Care Secretary Matt Hancock paid an official visit to Southmead Hospital today. The Secretary of State returned to the hospital with his sister to thank staff for the care they gave her when she was treated...Read more