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No difficult second album for GWH doctor

Posted: 24 November 2017

Consultant's fresh bid for Christmas chart success

Lifesavers wanted for GWH emergency team

Posted: 23 November 2017

Recruitment event on Saturday 2 December

Public invited to have their say on local cancer care

Posted: 17 November 2017

Give feedback at event on Thursday 30 November

Community nurses help take the pressure off

Posted: 14 November 2017

Raising awareness of how to prevent pressure ulcers

Trust's flu target smashed just weeks into campaign

Posted: 13 November 2017

More than 72 per cent of frontline staff have had the jab

Join the team caring for the smallest patients

Posted: 13 November 2017

Children's services recruitment day on Saturday 18 November

Staff Profile: Return to Practice OTs

Posted: 10 November 2017

Find out about returning to practice on day five of Occupational Therapy Week 2017

Staff Profile: Occupational Therapy Student

Posted: 10 November 2017

Find out about studying Occupational Therapy on day five of Occupational Therapy Week 2017

Occupational Therapy Week - links

Posted: 10 November 2017

Find out more about the work of Occupational Therapists at the Trust

Staff Profile: Stroke Services Team and Swicc

Posted: 09 November 2017

Meet the Stroke Services Team and SwICC on day three of Occupational Therapy Week 2017

Staff Profile: Swindon Community Rehab Team

Posted: 09 November 2017

Meet the Swindon Community Rehab Team on day three of Occupational Therapy Week 2017

Staff Profile: Acute Stroke Unit

Posted: 09 November 2017

Meet Sarah King, Occupational Therapist, on day three of Occupational Therapy Week 2017

Staff Profile: Occupational Therapy Assistants, Acute Wards

Posted: 09 November 2017

Meet Hope Swift and Annette Webb on day four of Occupational Therapy Week 2017

Staff Profile: OT Assistants in Front Door and Discharge Service

Posted: 09 November 2017

Meet Sally Rogers and Rachael Aplin on day four of Occupational Therapy Week 2017

Staff Profile: Interview with an OT assistant

Posted: 09 November 2017

Meet Bethany Laken, Occupational Therapy Assistant on day four of Occupational Therapy Week 2017

Occupational Therapy Week 2017

Posted: 08 November 2017

Celebrates occupational therapists from 6 - 12 November

Getting a clearer view of the work of radiographers

Posted: 07 November 2017

Celebrating World Radiography Day on 8 November

Staff Profile: Acute Occupational Therapy Team

Posted: 07 November 2017

Meet the Acute Occupational Therapy Team on day two of Occupational Therapy Week 2017

Staff profile: Front Door Team

Posted: 07 November 2017

Meet the Front Door Team on day two of Occupational Therapy Week 2017

Staff profile: Orthopaedic Therapy Team

Posted: 07 November 2017

Meet the Orthopaedic Therapy Team on day two of Occupational Therapy Week 2017

Former patient volunteers on GWH ward where he was treated

Posted: 03 November 2017

Transplant patient came back to Neptune Ward last month

New voice banking software helps patients hold on to speech

Posted: 02 November 2017

Support for people with Motor Neurone Disease

Join the team helping patients back on their feet

Posted: 01 November 2017

SwICC recruitment event on Saturday 4 November

Green days help patients get home sooner

Posted: 30 October 2017

Reducing patients' time spent in hospital

League of Friends make it a hat-trick to boost Radiotherapy Appeal by another £25,000

Posted: 25 October 2017

Donation inspired by visit to Churchill Hospital

App brings parents closer to newborns

Posted: 24 October 2017

GWH staff send photos and updates to parents

GWH staff practice rare emergency

Posted: 23 October 2017

Joined forces to take part in innovative simulation

GWH street flooring replacement

Posted: 20 October 2017

Ground floor corridor floors to be replaced overnight

GWH ward's initiative gets patients into the groove

Posted: 18 October 2017

Staff on the Trauma Unit hold weekly physiotherapy dance sessions

TV sports announcer pens thank you to staff

Posted: 13 October 2017

Voice-of-snooker Rob Walker praises teams at the Great Western Hospital

Flu campaign off to a fighting start as 1,000 staff get protected in first week

Posted: 11 October 2017

Seasonal vaccine is best form of defence

Consultant urges public to be breast aware

Posted: 05 October 2017

Expert to give free talk on Thursday 12 October

Staff at GWH experience virtual reality for World Mental Health Day

Posted: 04 October 2017

Virtual reality film mimics sensory overload for autistic people

GWH staff become first flu fighters

Posted: 03 October 2017

Countless staff have had the flu jab so far

Annual Members' Meeting tomorrow

Posted: 27 September 2017

Between 5pm and 8pm at the Academy, GWH

Health secretary sends congratulations to Trust

Posted: 19 September 2017

Jeremy Hunt sent letter for impressive feedback rating

Brighter Futures is top fundraiser at Swindon Half Marathon

Posted: 15 September 2017

More than £12,000 raised for Trust charity

Support for young people ahead of move into adulthood

Posted: 14 September 2017

Parents and carers invited to GWH event on 19 September

Hospital team swaps blood for mud at South West NHS Military Challenge

Posted: 13 September 2017

Great Western Warriors battle it out on Dartmoor

Sepsis success celebrated during first ever Quality Week

Posted: 07 September 2017

90 per cent of patients screened for potentially fatal infection

GWH ward offers sweet treat for hip fracture patients

Posted: 06 September 2017

Pop-up tea parties provide conversations and calories

Think ahead and help your NHS this August Bank Holiday

Posted: 25 August 2017

How to access healthcare services in the Swindon area

Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is looking for public governors

Posted: 25 August 2017

Nominations required by 12 September

Trust welcomes latest rating by Care Quality Commission

Posted: 04 August 2017

Report of routine inspection

Look out for NHS heroes on roads around Swindon

Posted: 31 July 2017

Buses and billboards to feature stars of recruitment campaign

GWH's lifesavers to star in 999: What's Your Emergency?

Posted: 24 July 2017

Tune in to Channel 4 at 9pm tonight!

Mayor honours hard-working hospital staff

Posted: 21 July 2017

Trust hosts special awards ceremony

Swindon’s newest private healthcare option opens doors to the public

Posted: 19 July 2017

Find out more about Shalbourne Private Health Care

Leading Spanish doctor chooses GWH as first stop on international trip to find best dementia care

Posted: 14 July 2017

Exemplary care prompts dignitary visit

Transplant survivors near 500 mark in Wiltshire

Posted: 11 July 2017

More people alive than ever before thanks to organ donation

Students watch on as NHS staff come to the rescue

Posted: 06 July 2017

Simulation day highlights diversity of a career in healthcare

New playground ahoy!

Posted: 05 July 2017

Official opening of seaside adventure zone - photo album

Don't delay - seek help early on

Posted: 03 July 2017

Know your healthcare options in Swindon

Awards honour NHS heroes after busiest ever year

Posted: 03 July 2017

Staff Excellence Awards 2017

Help us to get patients home as early as possible

Posted: 30 June 2017

What you can do to help speed up discharges

New seaside adventure zone gives poorly patients space to play

Posted: 30 June 2017

Making youngsters' time in hospital more enjoyable

Award for team's dedication to supporting students

Posted: 28 June 2017

Dove Unit at GWH crowned Placement of the Year

Trust chosen to join revolutionary genomic project

Posted: 23 June 2017

Patients encouraged to speak to their doctor

Fire exercise: photo gallery

Posted: 23 June 2017

Pictures from the preparedness exercise at GWH

More than 30 firefighters to take part in GWH exercise

Posted: 21 June 2017

Event to test emergency response plans

New mums urged to share ideas on improving maternity services

Posted: 19 June 2017

Come along to free, fun and informal workshop

Keep your cool during the heat wave

Posted: 19 June 2017

Easy steps to stay healthy

Smile-raising superheroes sought for Swindon's smallest souls

Posted: 15 June 2017

Children's Services recruitment day on Saturday 24 June

A joint approach to Learning Disability Week

Posted: 14 June 2017

Raising awareness with Swindon Borough Council

State-of-the-art health centre arrives in Swindon

Posted: 13 June 2017

New building to house seven-day walk-in clinic

Endoscopy service earns national recognition

Posted: 07 June 2017

Service is awarded coveted JAG Accreditation

Balloon carries message of mental health awareness overseas

Posted: 01 June 2017

Found by hiker in beauty spot in rural France

Nurse of 50 years proves she's a real Starr

Posted: 30 May 2017

Special award for long-serving SCBU sister

Hundreds of healthcare staff travel to Swindon to learn more about dementia

Posted: 22 May 2017

More than 200 set to take part in unique event

Statement on reported NHS cyber attack

Posted: 15 May 2017

Thanks given to the people in blue on International Nurses Day

Posted: 09 May 2017

Senior figures lead the annual celebration

Why it's good to talk about death and dying

Posted: 09 May 2017

Trust marks Dying Matters Awareness Week

Radiotherapy Appeal gets another £10,000 boost from Friends

Posted: 08 May 2017

Grant is step closer to bringing radiotherapy to Swindon

Would-be heroes encouraged to join lifesaving squad

Posted: 05 May 2017

Find out how to start a career in the Emergency Department

Restart your NHS career with free course

Posted: 04 May 2017

Return to Practice reopens the door for allied health professionals

GWH welcomes Royal Voluntary Service CEO

Posted: 03 May 2017

Visit highlights volunteers' vital role

Learn the secrets of a silent night at sleep apnoea event

Posted: 26 April 2017

Come along on Saturday 6 May

Surgeon trail blazes cutting-edge 3D printing technology for complex hip replacement

Posted: 25 April 2017

State-of-the-art procedure helps patient to walk pain free

Real-life NHS heroes encourage others to follow their footsteps

Posted: 18 April 2017

Staff star in new recruitment campaign

Support your local NHS this Easter

Posted: 13 April 2017

Healthcare options for the Bank Holiday weekend

Cancer survivor completes epic walk from Oxford to Swindon for Radiotherapy Appeal

Posted: 04 April 2017

70-mile round walk for Brighter Futures

Trust advertises new senior nurse role

Posted: 03 April 2017

Unique new role recognises experienced staff

Pressure ulcers at GWH lowest in the South West

Posted: 22 March 2017

Cases fall by 60 per cent in two years

Innovative training programme prompts prestigious award nod

Posted: 21 March 2017

TWIST team given Health Education England nomination

Radiotherapy Appeal reaches £1.5m halfway point

Posted: 16 March 2017

Brighter Futures says thank you to fundraisers

Survey shows staff are happier than average

Posted: 15 March 2017

Results are in for NHS Staff Survey 2016

Join the teams helping patients after hospital

Posted: 02 March 2017

Intermediate care positions on offer at recruitment event

Catering manager's epic one-day London to Paris cycle

Posted: 01 March 2017

Fast-food junkie shed 12 stone prior to Brighter Futures fundraiser

NHS newcomers make time for Golden Oldies

Posted: 28 February 2017

Apprentices support elderly people in the community

Consultant opens up on matters of the heart

Posted: 20 February 2017

Listen back to heart doctor's Valentine's radio interview

Dedication to sepsis helps 90 per cent to full recovery

Posted: 10 February 2017

Lifesaving work at the Great Western Hospital

NICE approves pioneering cancer treatment

Posted: 09 February 2017

Intraoperative radiotherapy to benefit up to 120 patients a year

Patients asked to nominate staff who go above and beyond

Posted: 09 February 2017

Who's deserving of our Patients' Choice Award?

Recruitment event for would-be hospital volunteers

Posted: 02 February 2017

Join us at GWH from 10am on Saturday 4 February

Help your local NHS by seeking help without delay

Posted: 02 February 2017

Know your healthcare options in Swindon

Help us get patients home as early as possible

Posted: 31 January 2017

What you can do to help speed up discharges

UK's first four lead pacemaker fitted at GWH

Posted: 25 January 2017

Swindon patients first to receive cutting-edge treatment

Recruitment event brings care closer to home

Posted: 24 January 2017

Come along on Saturday 28 January

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