During Black History Month, we’re celebrating the work of colleagues and those in the health service who have made a difference. Elizabeth Anionwu CBE was the first sickle cell nurse in the UK and has dedicated her life to working with black and minority ethnic communities in London.
A new red cell exchange programme is benefitting the lives of young sickle cell patients and the Leeds Therapeutic Apheresis Services (TAS) team explain how it has helped children in the area.
Over 47,000 people have signed up as donors following the launch of our #ImThere campaign at the start of National Blood Week and lots of colleagues shared their reasons for supporting the activity so we’ve spotlighted a few and what they do …
The ODT Hub Programme is working with stakeholders to ensure services are developed that truly respond to their needs and save and improve more patients’ lives. One of this year’s key areas of focus is implementing a system that allows Liver Transplant Co-ordinators to register patients, update those registrations and manage their status in real time.
It’s been six months since we reviewed the results from Your Voice, so it is now a good time to review how well we are doing with our action planning. Here’s a quick summary of how we are getting on.
In the days following the terror attack in Manchester there was an overwhelming response from the public and colleagues to the incident.
Core Systems Modernisation (CSM) is the change programme that will deliver a new set of core IT systems for our blood, tissue and eye service operations, currently delivered in Pulse.
Greg Methven joined us as Director of Manufacturing and Logistics (M&L) in February. Here he talks about his plans for M&L over the next 12 months and shares his love of walking with his family.
Thank you for all your work last year, it really does make a difference, with more transplants than ever before and a safe and sufficient supply of blood. Here we look at plans for the year ahead across the organisation.
On Friday 12 May the NHS was one of thousands of organisations worldwide to be impacted by a major cyber security attack. It was a monumental effort to keep affected hospitals supplied with life saving products and protect our systems. Below is a small sample of what we needed to do …