Latest news stories from ELHT

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Posted: 19 June 2020
Mobile testing units deployed in East Lancashire

There will be COVID-19 mobile testing units in the region between 21 - 24 June.

Posted: 15 June 2020
Updated information on visiting and face coverings for hospitals in Lancashire and South Cumbria

Due to the ongoing risks associated with coronavirus (COVID-19), visiting at hospitals across Lancashire and South Cumbria will remain temporarily suspended.

Posted: 10 June 2020
An exciting opportunity for Burnley FC fans working at our Burnley site

Burnley FC are looking for key workers to feature in their match day programme to celebrate those who have been working during the pandemic. The club is offering staff at Burnley General Teaching Hospital the chance to take part...

Posted: 5 June 2020
Mobile testing unit at Burnley Football Club

A COVID-19 testing unit will be available at Burnley Football Club, open to foot and vehicle traffic, for any symptomatic person over 5 years old.

Posted: 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.

Posted: 27 May 2020
Further mobile testing facilities available for key workers

Additional coronavirus swabbing facilities have been made available for key workers

Posted: 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.