Patients with Covid-19 in Hull hospitals

30th November 2022

Today, there are 23 patients in our hospitals who have tested positive for Covid-19 for the first time within the past 10 days. We also have 31 patients in hospital whose first positive Covid-19 test result was more than 10 days ago. *Updated, Wednesday, November 30, at 6:50am    

New ward opens at Hull Royal Infirmary for heart patients

25th November 2022

A new 20-bed ward is to be opened at Hull Royal Infirmary next month for patients with acute heart problems. Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust (HUTH) will open Ward 39 to treat patients admitted to hospital with cardiac conditions including heart failure. The new purpose-built ward, situated behind the tower block next to the Emergency Department (ED), will support services currently provided in the Cardiology Department at Castle Hill Hospital. While patients suffering heart … Read More

Hull’s nursing team lands top national award for recruitment programme

24th November 2022

Nursing staff at Hull’s hospitals are celebrating this week after they won a prestigious national award in recognition of its work to recruit and support new nurses. Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust (HUTH) won the Best UK Employer of the Year for Nursing Staff at the Nursing Times Workforce Awards 2022 this week. Judges picked the trust for its “Grow Our Own” campaign to tackle the national shortages of nurses, resulting in the trust … Read More

Recruitment programme brings more newly qualified nurses to Hull’s hospitals

21st November 2022

Student nurses at the University of Hull are to be offered jobs at Hull’s hospitals before they graduate as part of our on-going recruitment programme. Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust (HUTH) will offer jobs to third-year degree students, providing they achieve their degrees, as part of its “Remarkable People” recruitment campaign. Around 90 per cent of student nurses at the University of Hull now come to work at Hull Royal Infirmary and Castle Hill … Read More

Board approval for group leadership model

15th November 2022

Board meetings at HUTH and NLaG yesterday resulted in formal approval to move to a single executive team, led by a Group Chief Executive. Following meetings of the trust boards of HUTH and NLaG today, we have formally agreed to progress to implementation of a group leadership model for our two trusts. This is aimed at strengthening ongoing work to tackle shared challenges including recruitment and retention of clinical staff, ensuring sustainable services and improving … Read More