News archive for 2007

NHS Trust gets go-ahead from Secretary of State

December 21, 2007

South West Yorkshire Mental Health NHS Trust has received the go-ahead from Alan Johnson, the Secretary of State for Health, to proceed to the next stage of its Foundation Trust (FT) application.

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New Chair appointed to lead mental health trust into the future

December 20, 2007

A new chair has been appointed to lead South West Yorkshire Mental Health Trust.

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NHS staff thanked for their long service

November 20, 2007

A group of NHS staff with 900 years of service between them have been congratulated at special events held by South West Yorkshire Mental Health NHS Trust. At the ceremonies, held in Wakefield and Huddersfield, the 35 members of staff received certificates and gift vouchers in recognition of their many years of dedicated service.

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Dewsbury nurse thanked for his long NHS service

November 20, 2007

A community psychiatric nurse from the Priestley Unit in Dewsbury was among a group of NHS staff congratulated at special events held by South West Yorkshire Mental Health NHS Trust.

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South Kirklees NHS staff thanked for their long service

November 19, 2007

A group of NHS staff from across South Kirklees, with 367 years of service between them, are being congratulated at a special event held by South West Yorkshire Mental Health NHS Trust.

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Calderdale NHS staff thanked for their long service

November 19, 2007

A group of five NHS staff from across Calderdale with 126 years of service between them will be congratulated at a special event held by South West Yorkshire Mental Health NHS Trust.

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Wakefield NHS staff thanked for their long service

November 13, 2007

A group of NHS staff from across Wakefield, with almost 400 years of service between them, are to be congratulated at a special event held by South West Yorkshire Mental Health NHS Trust.

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Wakefield people asked: Do you know what an OT does?

November 1, 2007

A group of South West Yorkshire Mental Health NHS Trust occupational therapists (OTs) are out and about in the Wakefield district raising awareness of their profession during National Occupational Therapy Week 5-11 November 2007.

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NHS staff ask Pontefract: Do you know what an OT does?

November 1, 2007

A group of South West Yorkshire Mental Health NHS Trust occupational therapists (OTs) are out and about in Pontefract raising awareness of their profession during National Occupational Therapy Week 5-11 November 2007.

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NHS Trust uses Facebook to network with local people

November 1, 2007

A Yorkshire NHS Trust is the first in the country to use online social networking to engage with local people.

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