News archive from May 2018
Dr T Davis
New Medical Director for EEAST
We’re very pleased to announce that Dr Tom Davis, our Deputy Medical Director for two years, is now Medical Director and the Board’s newest member.
31 May 2018
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Conference Calls are changing - action needed
Our current conferencing call facilities will cease from 30th June 2018. It will be replaced by Skype for Business
31 May 2018
PPI team in  may 2018
The Trust's PPI team out and about in May
The PPI team has been out and about across the six counties with our engagement stand talking to the public
31 May 2018
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Transfer and Vacancy list - 31st May
This week’s HR e-zine, with the latest job vacancies, expressions of interest and transfer opportunities, has been published.
31 May 2018
Your Voice Matters
Staff Survey - EEAST Governance Review
EEAST Well Led Governance Review - take the survey now!
30 May 2018
Making the Quality grade!
A huge well done to three members of EEAST staff who have gained a nationally-recognised quality status.
30 May 2018
Park run
Get a move on...and take part in an NHS70 Parkrun!
Lace up those trainers and stretch out those hamstrings for a special Parkrun taking place up and down the UK next month.
30 May 2018
EEAST Dementia Ambassadors
Dementia Action Week ends with reflection
As we come to the end of Dementia Action Week; Duncan Moore, EEAST Clinical Lead for Mental Health, reflects on the past few days.
25 May 2018
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It's EAAA’s clinical governance day and you’re invited!
EAAA is inviting colleagues here at EEAST to attend their June clinical governance day
25 May 2018
Armed Forces survey - closes soon
Please take a moment to feedback on our military survey. The survey closes on 31st May.
24 May 2018
Karen and her Mum
Dementia Action Week - Your Story
Dementia changes the lives of not only a person with dementia, but also their family and friends. Today we are focusing on the story of Karen Barry, Head of HR for EEAST.
23 May 2018
EEAST Lozenge and crest right aligned
Independent analysis of Serious Incidents on Board meeting agenda
Board meeting will hear that an independent analysis of 22 Serious Incidents (SIs) concluded that no patient died as a direct result of ambulance delays during Winter.
23 May 2018
Mental Health Awareness Week: Your Story Part 2
It’s Mental Health Awareness Week, the Trust is sharing staff stories to promote the importance of understanding others’ wellbeing. Here is Story 2: A Paramedic’s Story
18 May 2018
Pexels corner field football
Peterborough charity football game needs your support.
It might be the end of the football season, but don't pack away your team colours just yet!
18 May 2018
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Vacancy and transfer list – 17th May
The latest job vacancies have been published.
17 May 2018
Compassionate Conversations
Compassionate Conversations - Your appraisal update
Jill Page, Organisational Development Manager for EEAST promotes new Compasionate Conversations
17 May 2018
Meaningful Conversations
Handling a Meaningful Conversation - Training available
Training is now available for leaders in the Trust to have meaningful conversations as part of the organisation’s Leadership Strategy.
17 May 2018
Staff Discounts
Mental Health Awareness Week – Discounts available to staff
Taking time to relax and unwind when you are not working is key to managing your stress. The Wellbeing Team have put together a directory of discounts available to staff both nationally and locally.
17 May 2018
Telephone bomb alerts
Business Continuity Awareness Week: Telephone bomb threat
Take the time remind yourself - what to do if someone phones you with a bomb alert
16 May 2018
Health check
Occupational Health provider has moved address
PAM, the company that provides the Trust's Occupational Health, has changed address
16 May 2018
Payslip changes
Your payslip is changing
From the 7th May 2018 your ESR Paper Advice will be changing.
15 May 2018
Don’t forget: Nominate for Excellence in Hertfordshire Awards
Colleagues in Hertfordshire are being encouraged to nominate for the Hertfordshire Public Health Awards
15 May 2018
Mental Health
Mental Health Awareness week: Your Story
As part of Mental Health Awareness Week, the Trust is sharing staff stories to promote the importance of understanding others’ wellbeing. Story one - A call handler.
15 May 2018
Bedford Deaf Awareness Week
EEAST Deaf Awareness Week kicks off in Bedford
Students attended a special signed first aid and 999 educational class to celebrate the start of Deaf Awareness Week.
15 May 2018
NHS Big70Tea
Raise a cuppa for the NHS Big 7Tea on 5th July.
14 May 2018
Sorted initiative
Get it Sorted with new initiative to promote best practice
A Bedfordshire paramedic has introduced a new initiative to promote good practice.
11 May 2018
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New library service for ambulance service staff
Do you need evidence searches and articles to support your work?
10 May 2018