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New survey invites people to make a difference to quality of Trust’s services

People across the district are being invited to participate in a new survey designed to contribute to improving the quality of the services offered by Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust. The results of the annual survey will be used to help the Trust set their Quality Goals for 2016 /17.  Participants are invited to […]

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Care Trust triumphs with triple award win at regional awards ceremony

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust is celebrating after becoming triple award winners at the annual Yorkshire & the Humber Regional Leadership Recognition Awards. The awards celebrate people at all levels and in all professions who have improved people’s health and the public’s experience of the NHS by providing exceptional care every day. The Board of […]

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Trust raising awareness during Mouth Cancer Action Month

In support of Mouth Cancer Action Month, Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust has been working in partnership Bevan Healthcare to offer a free mouth screening service for vulnerable adults. The Clinical Commissioning Groups funded the delivery of the service, making it more accessible for service users such as the homeless, asylum seekers, refugees and […]

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Volunteers step forward to make invaluable contribution to health and well-being in local area

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust has launched a new initiative calling for local volunteers to work in partnership with the Trust to develop innovative and creative volunteering roles that will benefit service users and carers.  Volunteers will be given the opportunity to bring their knowledge, skills and experience to the volunteering role. They will […]

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Health care staff promote national alcohol awareness week at Bradford Royal Infirmary

In the Bradford district it’s estimated that there are around 92,000 people drinking at increasing risk levels.  Of these 17,000 are calculated to be drinking at higher risk levels that could lead to physical or psychological harm. 15,000 people are physically dependent upon alcohol. Suddenly stopping alcohol can be very dangerous.  The Alcohol Care Team […]

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First Response wins Nursing Times Award

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust’s First Response Service has been awarded the Nursing in Mental Health award by the Nursing Times. The service, which was set up earlier this year, has improved access to urgent and mental health crisis care for people across the district. First Response offers support 24 hours a day, seven […]

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Lord Mayor visits Dementia Assessment Unit

The Lord Mayor of Bradford visited the newly opened Dementia Assessment Unit at Lynfield Mount Hospital today. Staff from Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust welcomed Lord Mayor of Bradford, Councillor Joanne Dodds, to the £2.5m unit which was opened in August. Councillor Dodds was given a tour of the 22 en-suite single bedded unit […]

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Care Trust marks end of Black History Month

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust marked the end of Black History Month with a celebration in Acute Care Services. Throughout the month Trust staff have joined local partners to look back at the experiences of African and Caribbean people and learn ways that services can be improved for people from Black, Minority and Ethnic […]

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Patient Experience is the focus

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust is hosting a free talk, Thursday 29 October at the Cellar Trust, Shipley as part of its ‘Board on the Road’ meetings. Service users, volunteers and NHS staff will share steps the Care Trust has taken to improve patient experience over the years. This includes changes to the complaints […]

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Care Trust campervan heads to Skipton

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust is inviting patients, carers and members of the public to give their views of its services on board a video diary campervan. The provider of mental health, community health and specialist learning disability services will be in Skipton this week. People are invited to jump on board and share […]

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