Latest news stories from ELHT

Find out what’s been going on recently at the Trust. 

18 October 2019
East Lancashire midwife appointed Public Health England Physical Activity Clinical Champion

Sarah Johnson, a midwife at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust, has been appointed to work for Public Health England (PHE) as a Physical Activity Clinical Champion.

17 October 2019
Sound system donation is music to the ears of expectant mums in Blackburn

A man from Bolton generously donated four Panasonic Audio units for the birthing rooms at Blackburn Birth Centre, after raising funds through a charity boxing match.

14 October 2019
Cardiac rehab patients in East Lancashire to benefit from state-of-the-art bike donation

Patients recovering from heart-related issues such as a heart attack will benefit from the use of a brand new cycle ergometer as part of their recovery, donated to Burnley General Hospital by the Burnley Hospital League of Voluntary Workers.

Posted: 14 October 2019
Hats Off to Assistant Practitioner Graduates

East Lancashire Hospitals is celebrating the success of five therapy staff who recently graduated.....

Posted: 14 October 2019
East Lancashire Clinical Psychologist to be next President of the British Association of Cognitive and Behavioural Psychotherapists (BABCP)

Dr Andrew Beck, a Clinical Psychologist at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust, has been elected President of the British Association of Cognitive and Behavioural Psychotherapists (BABCP).

Posted: 14 October 2019
Celebrating our Allied Health Professionals

On Monday 14 October East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust (ELHT) will be celebrating the second international Allied Health Professionals (AHPs) Day.

Posted: 10 October 2019
Generous mum celebrates 90th birthday by donating more than £2,000 to local hospital charity

Gwendoline Rawstron, from Blackburn, asked friends and family to make a charitable donation to ELHT&Me, East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust’s official charity, in celebration of her 90th birthday.