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Kettering General Hospital is to build an outdoor gym in its Pocket Park and continue with key staff support initiatives over the next year thanks to charity funds raised by Captain Sir Tom Moore. So far KGH has received a total of £269,600 from NHS Charities Together. The funding has supported initiatives throughout the pandemic and will…Learn more
St Andrew’s Healthcare has published its gender pay gap report, which shows that in 2019-20, the charity had a median pay gap of 0% (i.e median female pay and male pay were the same), and a mean gender pay gap of 7% (i.e mean female pay was 7% lower than male pay). This is the…Learn more
Northampton General will receive £15.9 million to build a new on site critical care facility thanks to capital funding from the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) to upgrade and improve NHS buildings. NGH will use the funding to build a new 24 bed critical care unit which will be located next to the…Learn more
St Andrew’s Healthcare new Diversity and Inclusion report explores how the organisation supports people from all backgrounds and beliefs – both staff and patients. The publication has been designed and published to celebrate the rich diversity of their community featuring interviews with and stories from a number of staff St Andrew’s Healthcare are working hard to…Learn more
The hospital currently has 86 active volunteers working in a variety of ways to support staff with food and drink, medication deliveries, and, very importantly, the Covid vaccination programme. KGH’s Volunteer Manager, Christine Hardy, said: “Our volunteers are doing an amazing job in supporting our front-line staff at a time when they are under the…Learn more