Archive

News archive from February 2019
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Recruitment updates incl. new vacancies
View the latest updates from the recruitment team including new vacancies.
28 February 2019
Rare Disease Day
Rare Disease Day
We are marking International Rare Disease Day with the release of an updated version of our own Rare Conditions handbook for clinicians.
28 February 2019
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Reminder: I Drive files must be migrated
I Drive files must be migrated to the new server by 29th March.
28 February 2019
CPD event
College of Paramedics Clinical Conference
This year's conference will be held at the University of Bedfordshire, Luton on the 20th March.
27 February 2019
Haven Hospices
End of Life Care Masterclass
Join this masterclass on 7th March in Essex to gain information about end of life care and services in this area.
27 February 2019
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Another successful recruitment event
A recent recruitment event to attract call handlers to our Bedford control room has been a huge success.
27 February 2019
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Flu jab iPad winners
The winners of the iPads have been drawn, plus there's one more up for grabs!
26 February 2019
2018 Staff Survey
NHS Staff Survey Results
Results of the 2018 NHS Staff Survey out now.
26 February 2019
Learning From Incidents
Reminder: Learning From Incident events
A reminder to clinical staff that, following on the successful pilot event last year, the Trust is holding a series of evening ‘Learning From Incidents’ events across the region.
26 February 2019
Zoe Cooper PEd Award February NTK
PEd of the Month Award for February
Congratulations to Zoe Cooper from North East Hertfordshire who has won February’s Practice Educator of the Month!
25 February 2019
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Pathway change in SPOC
The Safeguarding team have announced a pathway change in SPOC that goes live on 4th March 2019 at 10am.
25 February 2019
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Advanced notice of planned maintenance to HealthAssure
Please note that we will be carrying out essential maintenance work on the HealthAssure system on Thursday 28th February.
25 February 2019
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One week to support our EEAST colleagues
Less than a week left to help support fundraising for two of our EEAST colleagues, Rob and Jen Green.
23 February 2019
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Insightful leadership training
Training spaces are still available for the ‘Insights Workshop’ on 22nd March at Chelmsford.
23 February 2019
PHEM Feeback Forum
PHEM feedback showcase
A new feedback service was recently showcased at the University of Hertfordshire.
22 February 2019
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21 February 2019
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Still time to get your wellbeing passport
Earn up to £250 towards your own personal, professional or wellbeing development.
21 February 2019
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#ProjectA 'Staff Wellbeing' event
Join #ProjectA's upcoming, collaborative event in March to help improve staff wellbeing.
21 February 2019
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Delivering staff welfare and improved outcomes for patients
Introducing the People and Vehicle Support Hub (PVSH).
20 February 2019
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Relief Policy Implementation: update for all staff
The Trust intends to go live with the new Relief Policy Implementation on the 1st April, 2019.
20 February 2019
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Section 2
The NHS Staff Council has reached an agreement on a refresh of NHS Terms and Conditions of Service.
19 February 2019
RESTART A Heart Day 2019
Can you help with Restart a Heart Day 2019?
Restart a Heart Day will be held on 16th October. Are you interested in volunteering this year?
18 February 2019
Wendys Wellbeing Walks
Wendy's Wellbeing Walk February
Wendy's Wellbeing Walk is back for February!
16 February 2019
Norwich Recruitment Day Sat 9th Feb
Norwich recruitment day hailed a success
Thank you to all of our staff who helped make our recruitment day in Norwich a huge success!
15 February 2019
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Updates from Recruitment incl new vacancies
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14 February 2019
International Women's Day
International Women’s Day blue light event
Join our blue light services event on 8th March at Chelmsford City Race Course.
14 February 2019
An introduction to CPR
Help us promote CPR this Valentine's Day
This Valentine's Day, we're promoting the importance of learning the basics of CPR and we need your help.
14 February 2019
Learning from incidents
New continuous professional development training
A new series of training events is being launched to provide staff with access to experts in their fields, contributing towards their CPD.
13 February 2019
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Trauma Research Survey
The National Trauma Research and Innovation Collaborative is inviting healthcare staff and patients, who have experienced major trauma to submit research questions and ideas.
13 February 2019
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Datix – New Feature!
Document Upload will become available on incident submission forms from Monday 18th February 2019.
12 February 2019
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RIGHT-2 stroke research study
The first paper from RIGHT-2 has now been published.
12 February 2019
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One Leisure offer free access for local heroes
One Leisure want to celebrate their local heroes by holding their first ever Services Day this Saturday 16th February and offering free access to their heat experience suites.
11 February 2019
INTERNAL SURVEY 2019 NTK AMBER
Last few days to take part - have you fed back yet?
Help us understand how you want to be communicated with by taking our quick survey!
11 February 2019
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Datix Top 5 Tips
The Clinical Quality Systems team (CQS) would like to share with you 5 top tips for best practice when using the Datix system.
09 February 2019
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Freedom of Information update
Update on the Freedom of Information legislation and procedure.
08 February 2019
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#ProjectA events
Get involved in #ProjectA events happening in February and March 2019!
08 February 2019
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Robin Watts
It is with great sadness that we have to inform you of the sudden loss of our dear colleague Robin Watts who died last night at home with his family.
06 February 2019
MiDoS
New record for MiDoS
This January we have achieved a record breaking 6383 searches. This is a fantastic result and proves how useful the MiDoS system is becoming.
06 February 2019
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DATIX Patient Experiences – Record Status Buckets
We have recently had queries relating to DATIX Patient Experience records (i.e. complaints/concerns) and the statuses.
06 February 2019
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Bumper time for patient meet ups
A huge thanks to all the staff who were involved in setting up some reunions of our patient-facing teams and their patients recently.
05 February 2019
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Overtime incentive for 3rd Feb – 31st March
Providing optimum care for our patients during winter.
04 February 2019
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Inclusion Health Masterclass
Hertfordshire County Council and the University of Hertfordshire are holding a free masterclass on inclusion health.
04 February 2019
Zoe Shrehane
"The more we talk about and normalise mental health as a Trust, the better it will get."
To mark Time to Talk Day today, EEAST’s Zoe Shrehane shares her story and why she feels talking about your mental health is so important.
04 February 2019
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Trust Vehicle Collison Bump Pack
The Trust is introducing a new RTC pack for all trust vehicles involved in a collision.
04 February 2019
Learning from incidents
PHEM/HEMS programme at Trauma Care conference
The Trauma Care UK annual conference returns next month with a day of talks of talks related to PHEM/HEMS.
02 February 2019
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New email groups following service delivery restructure
The service delivery restructure is now complete and to support the alignment of this, a number of email groups have been established.
02 February 2019
Building better rotas
Building better rotas: a new way forward
We’re pleased to say the Trust is going into 2019 with a new way forward for the Building Better Rotas (BBR) project.
01 February 2019
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Thank you from Dorothy
I wanted to write and thank you for your extensive efforts during the snowy conditions overnight and into today (Friday).
01 February 2019
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One hundred days of getting the message out!
Fantastic Peterborough colleague Steve Wainwright reached 100 community engagement events for EEAST this week.
01 February 2019
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Update on progress of GRS Electronic time sheets
Today (1st Feb) all sectors of PTS and AOC will be going live, completing the roll out to all Operational staff.
01 February 2019