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  • physio Paul Mills checks walking aids Walking Stick Check WeekAs part of our 'best care' mission, clinicians are encouraged to be innovative to keep communities healthy, safe and well supported. This month sees the second annual local Walking Stick Check Week, – the brainchild of cardiac health specialist Paul Mills, who is leading a drive to prevent avoidable falls caused by poorly maintained mobility aids.
  • care hone resident and district nurse Urgent community response team easing acute pressure as 999 first respondersAs part of our mission to reduce pressure on acute hospitals, a new urgent community response (UCR) team has been launched with BCHC clinicians serving as first responders to emergency calls from the public. The initiative sees advanced care practitioners and therapists providing urgent care in community settings within two hours of an initial 999 or 111 call to West Midlands Ambulance Service (WMAS).
  • Alis Rasul and Catherine Humphries at the 2021 VIP Awards VIP Awards - celebrating our valuesCongratulations to everyone nominated for our 2021 celebration of the many ways Team BCHC puts our shared values into practice.
  • Hanifa Shaikh supported by BCHC therapy hub Recovering from COVID at home – thanks to therapy hub supportA Birmingham grandmother who spent her 60th birthday in an induced coma after contracting COVID-19 has paid tribute to the “amazing” NHS staff who have cared for her.
  • Ward 5 MHH EPR launch Electronic inpatient records launchedA new electronic system for recording and accessing patient information in BCHC inpatient areas has gone live with a 'test bed' launch in Ward 5 at Moseley Hall Hospital.