Latest news stories from ELHT

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

1 June 2020
Huge donation to region’s hospitals from NHS Charities Together following Colonel Tom’s heroic efforts

Colleagues at NHS hospital trusts across Lancashire and South Cumbria are benefitting from generous donations from NHS Charities Together.

27 May 2020
Further mobile testing facilities available for key workers

Additional coronavirus swabbing facilities have been made available for key workers

26 May 2020
East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust continues fight against Coronavirus in ground-breaking new study

East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust (ELHT) is continuing the fight against COVID-19 by recruiting patients who have tested as positive for the virus to participate in a ground-breaking new study.

Posted: 21 May 2020
Hospital fundraising manager hailed Employee of the Month

Staff at East Lancashire Hospitals Trust continue to congratulate their colleagues on their hard work and successes by nominating them for Employee of the Month. This month the Trust announced their new winner, Fundraising Manager for ELHT&Me, Denise Gee.

Posted: 14 May 2020
A thank you from Burnley Football Club

ELHT has received messages of support and thanks from Burnley Football Club.

Posted: 13 May 2020
What a time to shine a light on our nurses!

Each year we celebrate International Nurses Day to mark the hard work of our nursing staff across East Lancashire. This year, their role could not be more vital as nurses around the globe tackle COVID-19.

Posted: 12 May 2020
East Lancashire community share their hearts with local NHS trust

Charities, volunteer groups and members of the community across East Lancashire have been contributing to a project keeping those receiving treatment and their families connected during the COVID-19 pandemic.