News

27 May 2020Urgent Appeal for Western Trust Heroes

The most vulnerable members of our local communities need our help....

23 May 2020Access to Omagh Hospital and Primary Care Complex

Please note there will be some changes to Omagh Hospital and...

20 May 2020Paediatric and Neonatal Inpatient Services restored at South West Acute Hospital

On Monday 25 May 2020, the Paediatric and Neonatal inpatient services...

20 May 2020Western Trust Welcomes Approval of Medical School at Magee Campus

The Western Trust has welcomed the decision by the Northern Ireland...

19 May 2020Western Trust supports World Human Milk Donation Day

The Western Trust’s Human Milk Bank service are delighted to support...

18 May 2020Congratulations to Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Student Dr Lisa Gilmore

We are delighted to welcome Dr Lisa Gilmore from Coleraine who...

14 May 2020Cardiology Patients accessing vital rehabilitation in the comfort of their own homes

Cardiovascular patients in the Western Trust are now able to access...

12 May 2020Eimir Martin is named Student Midwife of the Year at the Queen’s University Belfast Midwifery Society Mentor Awards 2020

Western Trust student midwife Eimir Martin is named Student Midwife of...

07 May 2020Free online “Stress Control” course starting Monday 11th May 2020

If you are feeling a bit more stressed than usual and...

07 May 202089 year old Ernie Long describes his journey of recovery from COVID19

“Never give up hope” this is the message that 89 year...

05 May 2020Celebrating our midwives on International Day of the Midwife 2020

Our Maternity Services are celebrating the outstanding commitment of our midwives...

01 May 2020My feet, My Mobility and Me: Understanding Podiatry and Its Role in Adult Learning Disability patients

Our Podiatry Service thank Bronagh Devlin and her mum Mary for...

28 April 2020Changes to Respiratory Services in the Western Trust

COVID19 is a respiratory virus that affects your lungs and airways....

27 April 202090 year old Kathleen McCain thanks staff who cared for her throughout her recovery with COVID19

“I couldn’t thank each one of them enough for all that...

25 April 2020Adult Learning Disability Services Team – Positivity Wall

The Adult Learning Disability Services Team have introduced a Positivity Wall...

20 April 2020Maternity Staff introduce a ‘Worry Tree’ to help protect their mental health and wellbeing

Maternity staff at the South West Acute Hospital and Omagh Hospital...

20 April 2020Altnagelvin Hospital – North Wing Wards Delivered Early

The Western Trust is delighted to announce that three new inpatients...

16 April 2020Smoking and COVID19

The Western Trust is sending out a stark warning that if...

08 April 2020Western Trust best in Northern Ireland for meeting cancer targets

The Western Trust has continuously performed well against the Ministerial cancer...