East Midlands news
East Midlands Ambulance Service wins award at Chief Executive Ambulance Association
Posted20 February 2017
A campaign led by staff at East Midlands Ambulance Service, funded by ourselves, recently had its achievement recognised at the Ambulance Leadership Forum Awards Ceremony held in London.
The campaign support and encourage more people from Black Asian Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities to...
Innovation team raises awareness in genomic medicine
Posted13 February 2017
In September 2016, we teamed up with University Hospitals Leicester, Nottingham University Hospitals, and BME Health to set up a collaboration to increase the uptake of genomic medicine through innovative approaches to clinical education. In doing so, the team have recruited five cancer patients...
PhD Studentships for Nurses, Midwives and other Healthcare Professionals
Posted9 February 2017
We have teamed up with NIHR CLAHRC East Midlands to offer up to three PhD studentships in applied healthcare. Applicants must be employed as healthcare practitioners in the East Midlands, not working in the fields of medicine or dentistry.
Professional Support Unit Newsletter
Posted8 February 2017
Our Professional Support Unit (PSU) provides short-term, solution-focused interventions for trainee doctors and dentists who are having difficulty progressing in training. Each trainee referred to the service has a dedicated PSU case manager who arranges support...
Lincolnshire Hospitals Trust to lead the development of a degree apprenticeship standard
Posted6 February 2017
United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust (ULHT) has been given ministerial approval to lead on the development of the first ever degree apprenticeship for the roles of physiotherapist and occupational therapist (OT).
The degree apprenticeship hopes to boost numbers of allied health...