Latest News

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October 20, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals supports patients and staff throughout Stoptober

October 17, 2017

Board of Directors meeting 26 October 2017

October 17, 2017

Hospital volunteers commended for long service

October 13, 2017

Hospital Volunteers kick-start new dementia care appeal at King's Mill

October 13, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals' ultrasound team named team of the year

October 11, 2017

Hospital shines light to break silence on baby loss

October 10, 2017

A chance to see Newark Hospital's newest equipment and services

October 6, 2017

Mansfield and Sutton League of Friends raise £33k for new equipment

October 3, 2017

New isolation pod provides innovative way to control infection

September 26, 2017

Last chance to nominate your Sherwood Forest Hospitals hero

September 26, 2017

Local resident with more than 20 years NHS experience appointed as new Chief Operating Officer

September 26, 2017

Board of directors meeting - 28 September

September 21, 2017

A ring of the bell chimes hope for cancer patients

September 19, 2017

Time is running out to nominate your Sherwood Forest Hospitals hero

September 18, 2017

Attention knitters: could you knit hats for newborn babies

September 14, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals organ donation campaign hailed huge success

September 12, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals to tour schools and colleges to raise awareness of safe sex

September 12, 2017

Design a poster to inspire more to join organ donation register

September 11, 2017

Former Sherwood Forest Hospitals Chief Executive is shortlisted for national award

September 7, 2017

Heart transplant patient Bronwyn Jones - struck down by everyday virus

September 6, 2017

Double lung transplant patient Debra Barlow won't let her second chance slip by

August 30, 2017

Joint statement re Chatsworth Ward

August 29, 2017

Organ donation giving people a second chance

August 24, 2017

Delight as patients' pet therapy dog at Newark Hospital

August 22, 2017

Chief Nurse Awards Winners Announced!

August 22, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals thanks charity for raising £100,000 for families on Neonatal Unit

August 18, 2017

A clean sweep for Sherwood Forest Hospitals in latest patient assessments

August 15, 2017

Sepsis patient thanks the team who saved his life

14 August, 2017

Voting for Trust's Governors set to begin

11 August, 2017

Triathlete dietitian prepares for world championships after life-changing surgery

July 25, 2017

Patient defies the odds whilst raising funds and awareness

July 20, 2017

Trust to hold elections for public Governors

July 18, 2017

Dementia Care Appeal receives a boost

July 18, 2017

Piano to strike a chord for patients, staff and visitors

July 18, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals' stroke service best in region for stroke care

July 13, 2017

Patient now has services on her doorstep thanks to new treatments at Newark

July 3, 2017

Cladding and fire safety checks

June 21, 2017

Voting opens for Sherwood Forest Hosptials' Chief Nurse AwardsChief Nurse Awards

June 20, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hosptials Charity funds new cardio facilities

June 19, 2017

Board of Directors meeting - 29 June 2017 at Newark

June 14, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals receives donations for appeal

June 9, 2017

More Newark patients treated closer to home as Sherwood Forest Hospitals expands day cases

June 7. 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals to celebrate Acute Medicine Awareness Day

June 5, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals Chair to step down from equivalent role with University Hospitals of North Midlands

May 26, 2017

Volunteers thanked for their service during National Volunteers Week

May 26, 2017

Recruitment drive sees results for Sherwood Forest Hospitals

May 25, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals wins Value in Healthcare Award

May 22 , 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals Board of Directors meeting - 24 May 2017

May 16 , 2017

Hospital Trust is having a ball whilst raising awareness of Dementia during Dementia Awareness Week

May 16, 2017

Sending emails to the Trust

May 16, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals recognised for helping frail and older patients get back on their feet quicker

May 15, 2017

Potential cyber-attack update - Monday 15 May 10:30am

May 15, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals celebrates Learning at Work Week 

May 11, 2017

Sherwood Forest recognised in Top 40 best performing English hospitals in the CHKS Top Hospitals Awards

 

May 10, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals Trust recycles around the world

May 10, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals to highlight ways to help those with dementia

May 9, 2017

Thank you message to staff from Chair and Chief Executive

May 9, 2017

Research activities highlighted at hospital Trust

May 5, 2017

Caring for staff at the heart of Sherwood Forest Hospitals

May 3, 2017

Waste not want not as Sherwood Forest Hospitals nominated for sustainability award

 April 26, 2017

Dementia care appeal launched at Newark Hospital

April 21, 2017

Donations help expand therapy services for Newark Hospital

April 20, 2017

Donations to Sherwood Forest Hospitals Charity help to enhance services at Newark Hospital

April 20, 2017

Board of Directors meeting - 27 April 2017

April 13, 2017

Businesses deliver a cracking Easter for children being treated at Sherwood Forest Hospitals 

April 7, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals welcomes new Assistant Chief Operating Officer 

April 6, 2017

New recruitment drive launched for Sherwood Forest Hospitals nursing staff 

April 5, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals invites student nurses to attend open day 

April 4, 2017

Hip, hip, hooray! Sherwood Forest Hospitals surgeon cheers on double hip operation Derek, 70, as he prepares for fourth London Marathon 

March 31, 2017

Future consultants prepare for exams with help from Sherwood Forest Hospitals patients

 

March 30, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals and Health Education England unveil virtual reality training for dentists of the future

 

March 30, 2017

Newark Hospital recruitment day for nurses, health care support workers and clerical workers to join bank support staff

 

March 20. 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals Trust shortlisted for two Patient Safety Awards

 

March 16, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals appoints Richard Mitchell as new Chief Executive

 

March 7, 2017

Chocs away! Air cadets ditch sweets for fruit to beat diabetes

 

February 24, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals appoints John MacDonald as Chair

 

February 23, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals among the best performing trusts for the four-hour standard

 

February 16, 2017

Red to green - Sherwood Forest Hospitals to keep patients moving through the care system

 

February 15, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals offers first step on the career ladder for Aspiring Medics

 

February 15, 2017

Dr Peter Marks resigns as Acting Chair for Sherwood Forest Hospitals 

 

February 14, 2017

Hub at the heart of King’s Mill Hospital opens on Valentine’s Day

 

January 30 2017

Nursing Associates begin their journey

 

January 16, 2017

Bereavement suite receives make-over thanks to generous donations

 

January 4, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals aims for smoke-free sites

 

December 21. 2016

Urgent care centre reopens at Newark Hospital after £700,000 refurbishment

 

December 8, 2016

Sherwood Forest Hospitals asking for patient safety comments at Newark Hospital

December 1, 2016

Online advent calendar helps celebrate patient care at Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

 

December 1, 2016

Christmas spirit shines through at Sherwood Forest Hospitals

 

November 25, 2016

Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust celebrates staff excellence

 

November 25, 2016

Sherwood  Forest Hospitals launches five-point plan to prevent falls

 

November 24, 2016

HIV awareness - Get yourself tested

 

November 17, 2016

More praise and recognition as Sherwood Forest Hospitals endoscopy team awarded for contribution to training in Pakistan

 

November 9, 2016

Sherwood Forest Hospitals launches website to help children and young people with autism

 

November 9, 2016

Sherwood Forest Hospitals out of special measures and rates as "good" for safety 

 

November 2, 2016

Urgent care doctor praises Sherwood Forest Hospitals' Emergency Department turnaround

 

October 21, 2016

Louise Scull and Peter Homa step down from Chair and Chief Executive Officer roles at Sherwood Forest Hospitals

 

October 20, 2016

First wave of nursing associates to begin training at Sherwood Forest Hospitals

 

 October 19, 2016

Medical colleges give seal of approval to Sherwood Forest Hospitals endoscopy team 

 

October 14. 2016

Infection awareness - Sherwood Forest Hospitals urges everyone to know the signs

 

October 13, 2016

Sherwood Forest Hospitals' outpatient clinics now running normally after technical difficulties are resolved

 

October 10, 2016

Patient administration system - potential delays for some patients attending Sherwood Forest Hospitals

 

October 10. 2016

Discharge times improving for hip operation patients at Sherwood Forest Hospitals

 

October 6, 2016

Sherwood Forest Hospitals offering support to cope with baby loss grief

 

October 6, 2016

Sherwood Forest Hospitals offering support to cope with baby loss grief

 

October 3, 2016 

Work experience at Sherwood Forest Hospitals gives Tom a healthy start on the career ladder

 

October 3, 2016

£10,000 refurbishment programme to enhance Sherwood Forest Hospitals' maternity facilities

 

September 30, 2016

Injecting more into patient care – Sherwood Forest Hospitals prepares for staff flu vaccinations

September 30, 2016

Study highlights King's Mill Hospital's strong performance for emergency bowel surgery

September 19, 2016

Want to know more about organ donation? Ask double lung transplant recipient Debra at Sherwood Forest Hospitals open event and AGM

 

September 16, 2016

Inspectors lift warning notice following significant improvements made at Sherwood Forest Hospitals

 

September 13, 2016

Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust campaign brings in 288 new recruits for organ donation register

 

September 9, 2016

Proposed merger of Sherwood Forest Hospitals and Nottingham University Hospitals moves to 2017

September 8, 2016

Sherwood Forest Hospitals Trust and Newark and Sherwood Clinical Commissioning Group unveil plans for increased patient numbers at Newark Hospital

September 7, 2016

Sherwood Forest Hospitals organ donation campaign 2016

 

September 7, 2016

Torch relay shines a light on hand hygiene at Sherwood Forest Hospitals

September 1, 2016

Learn about the benefits of health research at Sherwood Forest Hospitals

August 31, 2016

Board of directors meeting - September 7, 2016

August 30, 2016

Who will be the Sherwood Forest Hospitals' people's champion?

August 25, 2016

Lung transplant patient Debra to headline at Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust public open event and Annual General Meeting

August 22, 2016

Assessments reveal how patients rate Sherwood Forest Hospitals

August 18, 2016

Carbon saver gold for Sherwood Forest Hospitals

August 18, 2016

Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust experts to help accident and emergency departments across the region hit four-hour target

August 16, 2016

Volunteer donations helping to transform dementia care at King’s Mill Hospital

August 9, 2016

Fiona – Sherwood Forest Hospitals’ specialist dementia nurse

August 8, 2016

Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust introduces grab box to every ward as part of ongoing fight to reduce harm from falls

August 3, 2016

Celebrations for nurses and midwives

August 2, 2016

Rehabilitation unit celebrates 20th birthday

July 26, 2016

Amanda and Anne – Sherwood Forest Hospitals’ Freedom to Speak Up Guardians

July 26, 2016 


Joanne – your Sherwood Forest Hospitals’ falls lead nurse

July 22, 2016
Knitted squares for babies urgently needed

July 21, 2016
Fighting to enhance stroke care

July 19, 2016
UNICEF recognises Sherwood Forest Hospitals’ maternity services

July 18, 2016
Breakthrough treatment could provide relief to many in the East Midlands

July 15, 2016
Be clear on cancer

June 2, 2016
Sherwood Forest Hospital Trust nurse welcomes national sepsis guidelines

June 2, 2016
Sherwood  Forest Hospitals launch Patient Safety Pillar

May 13, 2016
Nurse and Midwife of the Year Awards - nominees

Sherwood Forest Hospitals Out of Special Measures and rated as ‘Good’ for Safety