Â£335M ROYAL LIVERPOOL UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL DEAL APPROVED
Construction of the £335m New Royal Liverpool University Hospital will commence in early 2014.
Patients across the LHP patch will soon benefit from the development of a new £335m Royal Liverpool University Hospital.
The new hospital scheme, costing a total of £429m (including construction of the new hospital, demolition of the current hospital and landscaping) has now reached financial close - the final stage of approval for the project, where the contracts are signed.
Published: 17th December 2013Read more
LIVERPOOL LEADS THE WAY WITH NEW PATIENT SAFETY INITIATIVE
THE ROYAL LIVERPOOL UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL IS PILOTING A NEW EDUCATION PACKAGE DEVELOPED BY LIVERPOOL HEALTH PARTNERS (LHP), TO ENSURE THE VIEWS OF STAFF ARE LISTENED TO AND IMPROVEMENTS ARE MADE TO PROVIDE SAFER CARE.
The new initiative comes as a response to the findings of the Francis report into poor care at Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust. ‘Improving Quality in Healthcare: Learning from the Francis Report’ has been developed by Dr Tom Kennedy, co-director of education...
Published: 12th December 2013Read more
SENIOR RESEARCH OFFICER VACANCY AT LHP
THE LHP JOINT RESEARCH OFFICE IS SEEKING AN EXPERIENCED SENIOR RESEARCH SUPPORT OFFICER TO JOIN ITS NEW TEAM.
You should be experienced in supporting large and complex funding applications, involving the NHS and the University, having the ability to work across all elements of project support.The role will include partner liaison on behalf of NHS Trusts and the University, with external partners from industry and the public sector. You should have experience in the development, costing, governa...
Published: 29th November 2013Read more
MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC INVITED TO GIVE THEIR VIEWS ON CARE TO THE
The chief inspector of hospitals, professor Sir Mike Richards, is inviting members of the public in Liverpool to tell his inspection panel what they think of the services provided in the Trust – the Royal, Broadgreen and the Dental Hospital. The views and experiences shared will then be used help inspectors decide what to look at when they visit.
Members of the public are being encouraged to attend the event and give their views about care in the Trust, to make sure the right areas are be...
Published: 26th November 2013Read more
LSTM WINS TWO MORE PRESTIGIOUS GRAND CHALLENGE EXPLORATION GRANT
The projects of Dr Kelly Johnston and Dr Louise Kelly-Hope are two of the successful projects from Grand Challenge Exploration Round 11 grants announced today by the BMGF.
The Grants come less than six months after two previous GCE grants were awarded to LSTM's Department of Parasitology in May this year. Professor Mark Taylor, Head of Parasitology, said: “These grants are prestigious, and to have two awarded to the researchers in the same laboratory within LSTM for the second time this y...
Published: 25th November 2013Read more