Latest news stories from ELHT

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

14 January 2021
Reflections of a Chaplain; in the darkest moments…

Blog post by Chaplain and Counsellor, David Anderson BEM, from East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust.

13 January 2021
This is everyone’s problem says hospital Chief in latest interview

Kevin McGee, who is Joint Chief Executive of East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust and Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, also chairs the Lancashire and South Cumbria group monitoring activity in hospitals across the patch has outlined the true extent of the challenge faced by the NHS in Lancashire and South Cumbria and called on everyone in the community to help by following the restrictions in place.

8 January 2021
Temporary suspension of minor injuries services at Accrington Victoria Community Hospital

Local health bosses have announced that they will be suspending the provision of services at the minor injuries unit at Accrington Victoria Community Hospital.

Posted: 6 January 2021
Macmillan Pod still open

People living with cancer in Pennine Lancashire can still access vital information and support from a dedicated team at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust.

Posted: 5 January 2021
Sad announcement of the loss of a colleague

It is with deep sadness we share the devastating news that we have tragically lost a valued member of the ELHT family to coronavirus.

Posted: 30 December 2020
East Lancashire Hospital employees receive New Year’s Day Honours

Two employees from East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust join a privileged list of people who have been highlighted for their extraordinary achievements from across the UK in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List.

Posted: 23 December 2020
Burnley Hospital joins the network of sites across England delivering the world-leading Covid-19 vaccine programme

Burnley General Teaching Hospital opens one of the regions latest vaccination hubs.