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Dr Govindan Raghuraman, Divisional Director and Consultant in Critical Care

Published: October 6, 2016

🔊 Listen to this Govindan, or Raghu as he prefers to be called, was born in Madras (now known as Chenai) in South India in 1967 to a middle class family. He was one of six children, his father was a civil servant and his mother was a housewife. Raghu completed his medical training in […]

Ground-breaking professor pays a visit to critical care research team at Heartlands Hospital

Published: March 10, 2016

🔊 Listen to this The research department at Heartlands Hospital recently had a visit from Dr Sam Parnia, assistant professor of critical care medicine at the State University of New York in Stony Brook, New York, where he is also director of resuscitation research. ‎Dr Parnia leads an extensive research programme in emergency and critical […]

FOI 3609 Level 2 Critical Care beds and occupation rates

Published: March 4, 2015

🔊 Listen to this Please provide me with the number of (a) available and (b) occupied Level 2 adult critical care beds at your trust in May and December of each year from 2011 to 2014.   The partial response to your query is attached:FOI 3609   We are unable to provide the total number […]

Future looks bright for critical care

Published: September 1, 2010

🔊 Listen to this Critical Care Matron, Anne Mutlow, and Critical Care Consultant, Julian Hull, stand with one of the new haemo-filtration machines at Good Hope Hospital Two hospitals caring for some of the region’s sickest patients are benefiting from the delivery of more than 20 new pieces of equipment, at an investment of more […]

FOI 5689 Operations and Intensive Care

Published: February 28, 2018

🔊 Listen to this 1) The total number of operations you performed in your operating theatres between 1/4/2017 and 30/9/2017 inclusive 17,437 2) The total number of high dependency / intensive care beds (level 2 or level 3) you had available to you on 30/9/2017 No beds were free, the units were at full capacity […]

New unit sets the standard in providing specialist stroke care

Published: June 5, 2015

🔊 Listen to this New figures show Heartlands Hospital, which is part of Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, to be among the regions’ best at providing stroke patients with fast access to specialist assessment and treatment, in turn giving them a much better chance of making a full recovery. Part of the Trust-wide reconfiguration […]

Anaesthetic consultants take part in reconstructed critical incident training

Published: May 20, 2013

🔊 Listen to this Good Hope anaesthetic consultants are to experience dealing with real-life critical incidents through taking part in simulated scenario training introduced at the Hospital. The course, which is ran at the Hospital’s training department, the Hollier Simulation Centre, will give consultants the chance put emergency drills into practice in a realistic theatre […]

Pioneering partnership launches in West Midlands to improve care of the dying

Published: November 29, 2012

🔊 Listen to this A pioneering programme of work aimed at improving the care people receive at the end of their lives has been launched by the Dying Matters Coalition in partnership with Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust in the West Midlands.   Dying Matters will be working with the Chief Nurse of Heart […]

Local sister recognised for good patient care

Published: July 15, 2010

🔊 Listen to this Good Hope patient, Ellie Milner, receiving the patient carer of the year award on behalf of Ruth Creber, sister at Good Hope A nurse at Good Hope Hospital who went beyond the call of duty for one of her patients was officially recognised last week, at the Hospital Trust’s annual Staff […]

FOI 5853 Global Digital Exemplar/ Fast Follower Programme

Published: April 10, 2018

🔊 Listen to this   Has the Trust received funding as part of the Global Digital Exemplar/ Fast Follower programme? No   If Yes, please disclose the amount Not Applicable   Is the trust due to receive GDE / Fast Follower funding (either initial or additional depending upon the answer to question 1) before 31st […]

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