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CQC 2019
Improvement work set to start on Macclesfield Hospital’s Outpatients Department

A £900,000 project to improve the Outpatients Department at Macclesfield Hospital is set to start this month.

01 November 2019
Macclesfield’s Integrated Research Team who have been shortlisted for two categories in the 2019 Greater Manchester Clinical Research Awards. Paediatric research nurse Natalie Keenan who has been shortlisted for a further award is pictured fourth from the left.
East Cheshire research staff in line for three prestigious awards

Research staff from East Cheshire NHS Trust have made the finals in three separate categories for the 2019 Greater Manchester Clinical Research Awards, which take place this month.

01 November 2019
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MDGH main access road closure for two days – Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd November 2019

A section of the main access road running through the MDGH site will be closed in both directions between Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd November 2019 inclusive.

23 October 2019
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Support for health and care blueprint

A draft plan to improve the health and wellbeing of local communities has received support from local people, following a public engagement exercise run by Healthwatch Cheshire East.

04 October 2019
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East Cheshire NHS Trust rated ‘Good’ by the Care Quality Commission

East Cheshire NHS Trust has again been rated ‘Good’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) with areas of ‘Outstanding’ practice following recent inspections of the trust’s services and leadership.

04 October 2019
Bump, Birth and Baby event set to showcase maternity services at Macclesfield Hospital

Local women expecting or planning to have a baby, along with new parents, are being invited to an event showcasing what Macclesfield Hospital’s Maternity Unit has to offer.

24 September 2019
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New non-executive director appointment at East Cheshire NHS Trust

NHS Improvement (NHSI) has confirmed the appointment of Tim Shercliff as non-executive director of East Cheshire NHS Trust - the NHS body which runs Macclesfield, Congleton and Knutsford hospitals along with a range of community healthcare services.

23 September 2019