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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
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East Cheshire NHS Trust appoints to new director-level diversity and inclusion role

East Cheshire NHS Trust has reinforced its commitment to diversity and inclusion in the workplace with a new director-level appointment.

09 September 2019
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Grateful couple use sheepdog trials event to raise £1,200 for maternity services at Macclesfield Hospital

A local family from the farming community were so grateful for the care they received from the trust’s Maternity Department, they organised a fundraising sheepdog trials event which raised an incredible £1,200 for ECHO.

05 August 2019
Macclesfield Hospital road closure - August 19th – September 2nd 2019

Patients and visitors are being advised of a two-week road closure on the Macclesfield Hospital site in August and September 2019.

05 August 2019
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Cheshire East Partnership Five-Year Plan - Have Your Say

Cheshire East Partnership has written a Five-Year Plan to improve the health and wellbeing of the people of Cheshire East.  It sets out what the partnership wants to do, why it wants to do it and the difference it believes it can make to the health and wellbeing of local residents. 

01 August 2019
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Excellence of East Cheshire staff recognised in first ever Celebrations Yearbook

East Cheshire NHS Trust has created a new Celebrations Yearbook showcasing the achievements of its staff over the past year.

The first of its kind, the trust’s Yearbook highlights the excellent work which has taken place across its hospital and community teams in Macclesfield, Congleton, Knutsford, Wilmslow, Poynton and surrounding areas.

29 July 2019
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Macclesfield Hospital road closure - July 29th and 30th

Please be aware that the main access road running through the Macclesfield Hospital site will be closed outside the Millbrook Unit on Monday 29th and Tuesday 30th July 2019, between the hours of 7.30am and 5.30pm.

23 July 2019