Filton10

NHSBT’s Filton site is ten years old this year and we are going to be celebrating this from 24 September with a week where we will be showcasing your memories, your pictures and your videos.

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How to use Yammer

Yammer is a social networking service available to all colleagues within our organisation as part of Microsoft Office 365.  Below you can find details on how to sign up and get involved.

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9,000 transplants and still counting!

In 2017, the 9,000th transplant supported by the  Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (H&I) laboratory in Newcastle took place. The one common denominator for these transplants is that the work up is performed by our colleagues in the H&I department.

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The heart of our operations

In a flurry of pink ribbons, balloons and cake the ODT Hub was officially launched back in September 2017. The launch also marked the beginning of cardiothoracic (heart and lung) offering coming into ODT Hub Operations allowing Specialist Nurses (SNODs) more time to support donor families.

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A nursing family affair

The NHS is turning 70 on 5 July 2018. Patsy Lowson, Senior Sister, and her mother, Eileen, a retired nurse, share their memories of working for one of the nation’s most loved institutions.

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Opt Out: the next steps

The Department of Health and Social Care’s consultation on an opt out system for organ donation closed on 6 March. Thank you to everyone involved and for being part of a national conversation on organ donation.

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