Monthly Archives: January 2021

29 January 2021Staff Nurse Claire McShane, Ward 9 (COVID19 Ward), South West Acute Hospital – Reflection of COVID19

Staff Nurse Claire Mc Shane  from Dromore Co Tyrone shares her...

28 January 2021Exciting opportunities in the Perioperative Nursing environment!

Perioperative Nurses undertake roles in the specialist areas of anaesthetics, surgery...

28 January 2021Sister Mairead Boyd – Ward 9 (COVID Ward), South West Acute Hospital – Reflection of COVID19

With the 1st Lock Down last March 2020 SWAH was under...

28 January 2021Sister Valerie Topping, Ward 8 Manager (COVID19 Ward), South West Acute Hospital – Reflection of COVID19

There are few common features, for the staff of Ward 8,...

28 January 2021Staff Nurse Andrea Li – COVID Ward Experience of Caring and Supporting Patients

Staff Nurse Andrea Li from Trillick, Co Tyrone talks about her...

26 January 2021Western Trust continue with ‘Homelessness Transformation Project’

The Western Trust initiated a ‘Homelessness Transformation Project’ in late 2019...

26 January 2021Disability Living Allowance Information

People who claim Disability Living Allowance, Personal Independence Payment, or Attendance...

22 January 2021Updated Position on Red Flag Surgery/Treatment

Geraldine McKay, Director of Acute Services at the Western Trust said:...

20 January 2021Altnagelvin Emergency Department Extension Now Operational

A significant modular extension to Altnagelvin Hospital’s Emergency Department is now...

18 January 2021New Year, New You – Stop Smoking Message

Our Smoking Cessation Service are supporting people to take the first...

18 January 2021Phone First Rolls Out Trust Wide

A new ‘Phone First’ service is being rolled out to cover...

15 January 2021Connect and Relax Programme Update

A great big thank you from Nuala McKeever Facilitator of the...

14 January 2021Temporary suspension of all visiting to Hospitals and Facilities

Due to the very high levels of COVID-19 transmission across our...

12 January 2021Transitions Team Success

The Adult Learning Disability Transition Team were successful in the regional...

11 January 2021Joint Statement by Chief Executives of NI’s Six HSC Trusts

“In early December 2020 we issued what we described at the...

07 January 2021Western Trust – Postponement of Surgeries

The Western Trust, alongside all Health and Social Care Trusts in...