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Use your NHS wisely this Christmas

News | Last updated about 1 month ago

People throughout Bradford, Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven are being asked not to go to hospital accident and emergency units unless they have a serious or life-threatening condition.

A&E departments and emergency services are particularly busy over the Christmas and New Year period and are not the best place to receive treatment quickly, unless you are experiencing a serious or life-threatening condition.

Those attending A&E will be triaged and cared for in order of severi...


GP Bulletin - December 2017

Page | Last updated 2 months ago

Respiratory research team secures global and European ‘firsts’ in key trials

The respiratory research team at Bradford Teaching Hospitals has hit the jackpot after recruiting global and European-first patients in two pioneering medical trials. Thanks to a renowned international reputation in respiratory medicine, pharmaceutical giant GSK has chosen the Bradford Institute for Health Research (BIHR) to be the first unit worldwide to test its new vaccine for COPD patients.
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Trust honours selfless volunteers

News | Last updated 2 months ago

Bradford Hospitals’ selfless and kind-hearted volunteers have been honoured for their unstinting devotion and service.
More than 70 volunteers from Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust were celebrated at a special ceremony held at Bradford City Football Club.
The Trust has a dedicated army of almost 500 volunteers, each of them donating on average four hours per week, which adds up to an amazing 104,000 hours of time over the past year.


Duo's patchwork quilts will help protect premature babies

News | Last updated 3 months ago

Premature babies and their parents at Bradford Royal Infirmary are taking advantage of some fabulous patchwork quilts which have been generously made with love in every stitch.
Medical secretary, Kathryn Wilkinson, and her friend, Brenda Stimpson started making the blankets to keep the babies warm after seeing the idea on social media nine months ago.
Kathryn, from Thackley, who has worked at Bradford Royal Infirmary for 43 years, is a keen knitter and quilter i...


Bradford teams up with Sport England to get city's children moving

News | Last updated 3 months ago

More children in Bradford will get moving as part of an innovative £100 million Sport England-scheme to tackle the problem of physical inactivity.

Projects across the north of the city will receive a share of National Lottery funding over four years to transform physical activity levels in 5 to 14-year-olds.

Born in Bradford, a research project hosted at Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, led the successful bid on behalf ...


Our Foundation Trust Membership

Page | Last updated 3 months ago
Are you eligible to be a member?
Public membership is open to anyone over 16 years living in the Bradford Metropolitan District Council area. Members are registered in either: Bradford East, Bradford South, Bradford West, Shipley or Keighley.

Patient membership is open to those aged over 16 who have received treatment from our Foundation Trust and live outside of the metropolitan district area or are the carer of such a patient and act on their behalf.
Staff membership is open to...


GP Bulletin - November 2017

Page | Last updated 3 months ago
Trust among top procurement performers
Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has been named by the Health Secretary as among the best NHS performers for negotiating prices for healthcare supplies which offer the best value for money. The Trust has saved over £2 million in the last two years by improving the way it buys goods and services.
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Boost for AED services with launch of new unit
Our new Clinical Decision Unit (CDU) opened this month. This ne...


Patient Feedback

Page | Last updated 3 months ago

Mrs C of Baildon

Dear Sir, I would like to thank your A and E Department for the attention I received two weeks ago after falling and hurting my wrist. Their attention, from receptionist to doctor, was excellent. Please pass on my thanks.
Mr D of Boynton

I write regarding my stay at the Bradford Royal Infirmary. I had a Hip Resurfacing operation by Richard Grogan and stayed on the York Suite from Tuesday 10th October for 4 days. Y...


Breast screening unit to host awareness event

News | Last updated 3 months ago

We think we know what the signs of breast cancer are until it comes to checking our own breasts - then we're not so sure.

Is that a lump I can feel? Should I be worried about the dimpled skin there? What exactly am I feeling for? What are the signs?

Those were exactly the concerns that led to the creation of the ‘Know Your Lemons campaign, which began in 2003 and has now reached more than 7.3 million people on Facebook alone.

With this in mind, ...


Self Care Week bigger and better than ever

News | Last updated 4 months ago

This year’s Self Care Week (13-19 Nov) is bigger and better than ever – with a huge range of events happening across the Bradford district.
Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust will be hosting an event at Bradford Royal Infirmary on Monday, from 10am to 2pm, in the Ambulatory Care Unit. People can come along and pick up information and advice about self-care from Public Health’s stop smoking team, Champions Show the Way and Carers’ Resource.
Other h...