Latest news stories from ELHT

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

Posted: 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.

Posted: 18 December 2020
Breakout space brings comfort to Critical Care patients and staff at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust

A re-designed breakout space at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust (ELHT) has provided much needed comfort to critical care patients, their families, and staff, during the pandemic, giving a glimmer of normality to those who otherwise would not be able to leave the ward.

Posted: 17 December 2020
The Rotary club of Burnley Pendleside helps put a smile on ELHT staff’s faces this Christmas

Members of the Rotary Club of Burnley Pendleside have provided over 700 selection boxes to donate to staff at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust this Christmas.