Latest news stories from ELHT

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

Posted: 9 September 2019
Fundraisers walk Morecambe Bay sands for local hospital charity

Hundreds of fundraisers took part in a sponsored walk to raise money for ELHT&Me, East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust (ELHT)’s official charity, on Saturday 7 September.

Posted: 9 September 2019
Could you be a Non-Executive Director?

We are recruiting a Non-executive Director to join the board of East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust (ELHT). This is an exceptional opportunity to share your talents and expertise to make a positive difference to the lives of people in your community.

Posted: 6 September 2019
Campaign to protect families against flu is launched this week

Local health service organisations are launching a joint campaign to encourage at risk groups to get their flu jab this year.

Posted: 28 August 2019
Darwen Golf Club donate over £2,000 to dementia patients at local hospital

Following a fundraising day on 26 July, Darwen Golf Club presented ELHT&Me, East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust’s charity, with a donation of £2, 128.25.

Posted: 22 August 2019
Former rock ‘n’ roll dancers raise money for Royal Blackburn Hospital

A couple from Oswaldtwistle have donated a total of £1,900 to East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust’s charity, ELHT&Me.

Posted: 20 August 2019
ELHT doctor wins excellence award from satisfied patients

A specialist cancer doctor who treats patients at Burnley General and Royal Blackburn teaching hospitals has received a certificate of excellence....

Posted: 20 August 2019
‘Retreat room’ available to A&E staff for wellbeing and support

Staff working in the Emergency Department at Royal Blackburn Hospital now have access to a ‘retreat room’ – a private space to reflect and gather their thoughts following challenging incidents they may experience within the department