September 2016

Here you will find all the latest news of what is happening within United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust as well as our archive of previous press releases. To contact our communications department please visit our support page.

New nurses welcomed to Lincolnshire’s hospitals

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100 new nurses are starting work in hospitals across Lincolnshire today. The newly qualified nurses, who have just graduated from the nursing degree at the University of Lincoln, will significantly boost nursing numbers at Lincoln County Hospital, Pilgrim Hospital in Boston and Grantham and District Hospital.

Lincolnshire hospitals finding new ways to attract A&E doctors to the county

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United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust is taking an innovative approach in attracting new doctors to work in its emergency departments. The Trust is advertising a series of new posts for doctors who wish to take their career to the next level. Whilst working in an A&E, doctors will be given time off each week to study part-time and the course fees will be paid for by the Trust.

Nurse braves the shave for Macmillan

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A brave hair proud staff nurse has had her locks shaved to raise money for Macmillan Cancer. Donna Wylka invited family, friends, colleagues and members of the public to watch her have her hair shaved off in reception at Pilgrim Hospital, Boston where she works as a staff nurse at Ambulatory Emergency Care.