“We have a responsibility to reduce health inequalities and to stand in solidarity with our LGBT+ colleagues and communities; to raise our voices in support and challenge, to ensure that every person is welcome here, is recognised here and is celebrated here, just as they are.”

Jayne Adamson, Executive Director of People, NHS Humber and North Yorkshire Integrated Care Board As Pride month draws to a close, we continue to show our support for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT+) people across our workforce and the local communities we serve. We’re supporting Pride events throughout the summer months and focusing on … Read more

Stephen Eames: 50 years in the NHS

There aren’t many things more important to me than my beloved Leeds United. My family, including my wife, Debbie, and sons Robbie and Ted is a given. And then there’s the NHS – this remarkable organisation I have been blessed to have been a part of for 50 years and counting. A bit like the … Read more

Delivering the NHS Workforce Plan

Delivering the NHS Workforce Plan Today the NHS has published the first ever NHS Long Term Workforce Plan – a plan developed by the NHS, backed by investment from government and created in collaboration with our staff and experts. This will deliver the biggest increase in training numbers in our 75-year history with record numbers … Read more

Local Humber and North Yorkshire Stroke survivors support Act F.A.S.T campaign

The Stroke Association and NHS have recently relaunched the Act FAST campaign which aims to reduce the amount of time between someone having a stroke and accessing emergency healthcare. There are around 100,000 strokes in England, Scotland, and Wales every year, with around 33,000 stroke related deaths each year, as well as being a leading … Read more

Children and Young People’s Trauma Informed Care Programme Communities of Practice

“When you’re building social movements, it helps to provide safe spaces for discussion: spaces which allow people from different disciplines and practice areas to come together and share information.”

– Katy Winfield, Community of Practice Manager for the Children & Young People’s Trauma Informed Care Programme.

VCSE Collaborative Meeting Update – 13 March 2023 

The VCSE Collaborative’s vision is to enable the potential and impact of the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) Sector to be realised by being fully integrated into the planning, design and delivery of health and care across Humber and North Yorkshire (HNY).   The VCSE Collaborative meet on a monthly basis. Following each meeting we share an … Read more

New digital record system set to revolutionise maternity care in Humber and North Yorkshire.

NHS Trusts across the Humber and North Yorkshire Health and Care Partnership which provide maternity care are rolling out a new digital system for expectant mums to register their pregnancy and access their care notes. The new system, called BadgerNet, is provided by a company called Clevermed. BadgerNet is a full electronic patient record, which … Read more