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North Bristol NHS Trust welcomes arts and health report following Fresh Arts success

Thursday, 20 July, 2017

We have welcomed the launch of an inquiry report into the arts, health and wellbeing. The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) report, ‘Creative Health: The Arts for Health and Wellbeing’ recommends a country-wide adoption of the arts in health strategy. The...Read more

Bristol's emergency department safety checklist scoops national patient safety award

Tuesday, 18 July, 2017

Healthcare staff from Bristol picked up a prestigious award this month for an initiative to support the adoption of an emergency department checklist tool across all hospitals in the West of England. Led by the West of England Academic Health...Read more

North Bristol NHS Trust celebrates Eid

Friday, 14 July, 2017

North Bristol NHS Trust staff celebrated Eid earlier this week in Southmead Hospital’s Sanctuary. The event was open to everyone regardless of religion or belief, to find out more about Islam and take part in the celebration. Eid al-Fitr is...Read more

North Bristol NHS Trust training best in the West

Friday, 14 July, 2017

Our junior doctors celebrated the news that their training has come up top today at their educational meeting. The latest national data released by the General Medical Council shows that junior doctors at NBT are the most satisfied in the...Read more

Updated - Essential plumbing works in Maternity

Monday, 10 July, 2017

We are carrying out essential plumbing works in our maternity department. As a result, we have temporarily relocated some of our services while these works are carried out. Quantock Ward - for women who need to stay in hospital during...Read more

Fancy a career in the NHS? Come along to our open evening

Friday, 7 July, 2017

Whether you are looking to become a nurse or doctor, a biomedical scientist or are interested in business administration, there is the opportunity to learn about careers in the NHS at an open evening at Southmead Hospital. There are more...Read more

North Bristol NHS Trust taken out of Financial Special Measures

Thursday, 6 July, 2017

North Bristol NHS Trust has been taken out of Financial Special Measures by NHS Improvement in recognition of its significant progress on financial performance. The Trust was placed in Financial Special Measures last summer and set the task of making...Read more

Annual Public Meeting - Thursday, July 20

Wednesday, 5 July, 2017

North Bristol NHS Trust’s Annual Public Meeting will be held on Thursday, July 20. The meeting will take place in the Learning & Research building at Southmead Hospital Bristol at 6pm. The main session will be a chance to hear...Read more

Assurance on fire safety at North Bristol NHS Trust

Friday, 30 June, 2017

In response to the Grenfell Tower fire we have reviewed all of the buildings across our estate. We can confirm that we have limited amounts of cladding and where it has been used it does not contain similar materials to...Read more

Free bra-fitting service at Macmillan Wellbeing Centre

Friday, 30 June, 2017

We have launched a new bra-fitting service for women undergoing mastectomy surgery and breast reconstructions. More than 900 local women are diagnosed with breast cancer each year. To support our patients, our breast reconstruction team is providing a free, confidential...Read more