Welcome to South Staffordshire and Shropshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Our Trust provides mental health, learning disability and specialist children’s services across South Staffordshire, Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin. We also provide services on a wider regional or national basis, including perinatal, eating disorder and forensic services. The Trust’s Inclusions service provides psychological and drug and alcohol services and has contracts across the country. We are now also providers of genitourinary medicine services in South Staffordshire, Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin.
The Research and Innovation Team at South Staffordshire and Shropshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust celebrated International Clinical Trials Day on Tuesday 22 May 2018.
Guest speakers talked about their research and visitors had the opportunity to take part in a ‘chocolate trial’
The event also provided an opportunity to find out about research currently being undertaken in the Trust as well as what support is available for research or evaluation projects, how service users are involved in research, and upcoming research training opportunities.
Ward Manager at The Redwoods, Shrewsbury, Sharon Madden will be travelling down to London tomorrow for a This Morning makeover.
Sharon was nominated for the Nurse makeover by her sister Yvonne who says
“Sharon is a truly exceptional nurse who goes beyond the call of duty and always puts others before herself.”
A nurse for 40 years, Sharon has recently been promoted to Ward Manager and Yvonne felt the makeover would be a great way to celebrate as well as recognise Sharon’s commitment to the job.
South Staffordshire and Shropshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (SSSFT) is playing host to the Stafford Symposium on Mother and Baby Mental Health at St George’s Hospital on 24 and 25 May 2018.
This meeting will be attended by experts from Brazil, Egypt, France, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Singapore, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey and the UK and will include discussion on the worldwide development of the mother and baby mental health specialty.
Participants at Songs for You are delighted to have received a donation of refreshments from ASDA Cannock for their next session.
Songs for You is a programme for people in the community with dementia, their carers and older adults, delivered by Arts for Health at South Staffordshire and Shropshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust. The Cannock sessions take place at the beautiful St Thomas Church in Huntington.
Colleagues from three different services at South Staffordshire and Shropshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust have been chosen by Stafford MP Jeremy Lefroy as nominations for the NHS70 Parliamentary Awards.
English MPs were asked to select local entries for the awards which are designed to celebrate the work of all NHS staff and those who work alongside them to improve and join up care in their communities.
Each MP could nominate one entry in each of the award categories and Jeremy Lefroy has chosen SSSFT services to go forward in three of these;