Urgent Care changes for Trafford General Hospital
26 November 2013
This week a new Urgent Care Centre will replace the Accident & Emergency (A&E) department at Trafford General Hospital.
Get Ready for Winter – Stock up your Medicine Cabinet
22 November 2013
As the temperature drops, you're probably stocking up on cans of soup, and digging out your hat, scarf and gloves from the back of the chest of drawers...
Community pharmacies to join the NHS flu fighting force
21 November 2013
A project has been launched in Greater Manchester to make it more convenient for people (18 to 64 years at risk) with long term health conditions to have the flu vaccine this year. People with liver, lung, kidney and heart problems, diabetes and conditions such as asthma and other respiratory problems are at serious risk of developing complications if they catch the flu virus.
Orthopaedic centre first step towards new-look Trafford General
18 November 2013
Trafford General's new orthopaedic centre opened today (18 November) and is the first major step in a series of changes that will take place over the next two weeks.
Those with diabetes, liver or kidney problems, get Flu Safe
6 November 2013
Local health officials are urging those with diabetes, liver or kidney conditions to protect themselves and get their seasonal flu vaccination as soon as possible.
New Health Transport Bureau for Patients
29 October 2013
A Health Transport Bureau has been put in place to provide people with key information about travelling to, and parking at, local hospitals and signposts them to other useful transport services and information.
Trafford General Hospital’s future officially secured
28 October 2013
The new health deal for Trafford service redesign has been given the official approval to go-ahead by NHS England, meaning that Trafford General Hospital is changing and will provide a new range of services from the end of November 2013.
Pain Service wins National Award
30 August 2013
Trafford Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), the borough's GP-led commissioning organisation, and Altrincham based healthcare business Angel and Bowden, have jointly won the 'Musculoskeletal Award' at the prestigious Integrated Care Awards, sponsored by the HSJ and Nursing Times.
August Bank Holiday 2013 Pharmacy Opening Times
12 August 2013
List of Trafford Pharmacy August Bank Holiday opening times.
Trafford General Hospital’s future secured as redesign proposals given go ahead
11 July 2013
Following a review by the Independent Reconfiguration Panel (IRP), NHS England and Trafford Clinical Commissioning Group have been informed by the Secretary of State for Health that the proposed 'new health deal' changes to services at Trafford General Hospital can be implemented as planned.