Latest news stories from ELHT

Find out what’s been going on recently at the Trust. 

22 October 2020
Reflections of a Hospital Chaplain

An insight into the thoughts and feelings of a Hospital Chaplain, David Anderson.

22 October 2020
A great honour on #RxTechDay

On World Pharmacy Technician Day (20 October 2020) two of our Medicines Optimisation Care Home Technicians at ELHT, Jane Shanahan and Alison Marshall, were honoured by the Chief Pharmaceutical Officer for NHS England, Department of Health and Health Education England, Keith Ridge.

22 October 2020
Imam is ELHT’s Employee of the Month

East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust’s Employee of the Month accolade for September has been awarded to Trust Chaplain and Imam Fazal Hassan.

Posted: 20 October 2020
Celebrating Global Clinical Engineering Day

Today (21 October 2020) we are celebrating Global Clinical Engineering Day, and the amazing work our Clinical Engineers do at East Lancashire Hospital Trust to keep our hospital running and our patients safe.

Posted: 10 October 2020
East Lancashire Hospital employees given BEM in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List

Two employees from East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust have been awarded with a British Empire Medal in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List for their dedication and hard-work during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Posted: 9 October 2020
Pioneering surgery at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust

Leading Surgeons at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust have performed the first robotic surgery of its kind in the North of England.

Posted: 7 October 2020
Help us to help you get the right treatment, in the right place, at the right time.

People across East Lancashire and Blackburn with Darwen are being asked to use the right local NHS service for them if their condition is not a life-threatening emergency.