Latest news stories from ELHT

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

Posted: 10 January 2018
Trust honours 7,000 years of loyal NHS service

A staggering 7,000 years of NHS service by 280 members of staff from East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust has been honoured at a Long Service Awards ceremony.

Posted: 9 January 2018
East Lancashire NHS adopts hi tech solution to prevent falls in older people

The STEADY On! Team at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust’s has turned to state of the art ‘wearable technology’ to predict and prevent falls among the local elderly population.

Posted: 8 January 2018
Hospitals benefit from Euro Garages support

ELHT&me is the official charity of East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust and we are delighted to have secured the support of ISSA Foundation for local healthcare projects and initiatives.

Posted: 3 January 2018
Guild members show caring side to comfort hospital families

Family members and carers visiting critically ill loved ones at the Royal Blackburn Teaching Hospital can gain comfort thanks to a caring initiative by Lancashire East County Trefoil Guild.

Posted: 2 January 2018
Football mums team up for NICU donation

A team of Accrington-based footballing mums have scored with a £610 donation to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Burnley General Teaching Hospital.

Posted: 15 December 2017
Trust opens world class cancer care facilities

East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust (ELHT) is thrilled to announce the official opening of the Primrose Chemotherapy Suite and East Lancashire Breast Clinic at Burnley General Teaching Hospital.

Posted: 14 December 2017
Burnley Tesco donate sleigh-load of toys to Urgent Care Centre kids

Customers and staff at the Tesco Extra store in Burnley have delivered a festive extravaganza of toys and gifts to bring smiles to the faces of young patients at Burnley General Hospital.