Latest news stories from ELHT

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

Posted: 13 October 2021
Hip-Hip hurray! ELHT performs its first ever day case hip replacement

A Burnley man was the first to undergo day case hip replacement surgery at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust last week, an exciting new development as the Trust progresses in its aim to reduce patients’ length of stay following their operation.

Posted: 11 October 2021
ELHT therapy dog to receive national award for supporting hospital staff during COVID-19 pandemic

East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust therapy dog Jasper is being recognised with a special award from the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) at the House of Lords this week.

Posted: 11 October 2021
Stroke Services - Implementing enhancements to Acute Stroke Centres across Lancashire and South Cumbria

The Strategic Commissioning Committee of NHS Lancashire and South Cumbria, on behalf of all the NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups and NHS Provider Trusts, has approved to fund proposals for enhancing Acute Stroke Centres within the region.

Posted: 4 October 2021
Speak Up Month 2021
Posted: 4 October 2021
East Lancashire Hospital unveils new 'Inclusion Wall'

Health professionals from East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust are asking patients and the local community to join in their message of inclusivity and firm opposition to discrimination, as they unveil their new ‘Inclusion Wall’ this week.

Posted: 1 October 2021
Haslingden Road roadworks
Posted: 30 September 2021
Pennine Lancashire Covid service wins top national award