20 05, 2022

Message from CEO – Friday 20 May 2022

2022-05-20T12:35:17+01:00May 20th, 2022|

Dear colleagues Last week, one of our longest-stay inpatients was able to go home. It was a terrific moment, and such a turnaround from five months ago when his life was in the balance. When he arrived on C8 with Sepsis deep in his leg bone, Derrick needed multiple operations and courses of antibiotics to [...]

10 03, 2022

The war in Ukraine: a message to CUH staff – Monday 07 March 2022

2022-03-10T14:29:56+00:00March 10th, 2022|

Dear colleagues We are all deeply impacted by the traumatic scenes we are witnessing in Ukraine as a result of the Russian invasion. The suffering of the Ukrainian people, many of whom are now fleeing their homes to become refugees, is a rapidly unfolding tragedy of huge proportion. The human cost of the current violence [...]

10 12, 2021

Message from CEO – Friday 10 December 2021

2021-12-10T16:11:29+00:00December 10th, 2021|

Dear colleagues, This week I have had the immense privilege, together with a wide range of colleagues, to award so many of you with your Covid Stars in recognition and appreciation of everything you have done for our patients during the pandemic.  This has been an incredibly humbling experience, reminding us so clearly of the [...]

5 11, 2021

Message from CEO – Friday 05 November 2021

2021-11-05T15:00:26+00:00November 5th, 2021|

Dear colleagues, As we head into the winter I would like to set out the challenges we currently face. Particularly, how we can respond together as one hospital, and why we will thrive if we act as a united team. We’re dealing with mounting pressure on all fronts. After a recent doubling in Covid cases, [...]

3 09, 2021

Message from CEO – Friday 03 September 2021

2021-09-03T16:58:28+01:00September 3rd, 2021|

Dear colleagues, The beginning of September feels like a transition point as summer months pass and schools and universities embark on their new academic years. Speaking with friends and family as well as colleagues, for many of us there is a real sense of tiredness despite nearly all of the restrictions of lockdown lifting. Holidays [...]

21 04, 2021

CUH Bulletin – message from Chair and CEO – Wednesday 21 April 2021 – 08:25

2021-04-21T08:29:53+01:00April 21st, 2021|

Message from Mike More, chair and Roland Sinker, chief executive Dear colleagues and friends, We are writing to thank you. Over the last year we’ve all experienced significant changes in our personal and professional lives as we’ve responded to the threat of the Covid-19 pandemic. We want to acknowledge the incredible commitment shown by all [...]

19 03, 2021

Message from CEO – Friday 19 March 2021

2021-03-19T17:30:49+00:00March 19th, 2021|

Dear colleagues, As children return to school and Covid transmission falls in our communities, the significant restrictions of living with this pandemic are slowly starting to ease. In our hospitals we’ve seen the number of daily admissions fall more sharply than we expected after peaking during January. I’m noticing that while for many staff this [...]

12 02, 2021

Message from CEO – Friday 12 February 2021

2021-02-12T16:54:11+00:00February 12th, 2021|

Dear colleagues, Despite this week’s cold snap, daylight is increasing and spring is on the way. Many of us are eagerly anticipating some easing of lockdown restrictions in the weeks ahead and the opportunities this will bring, including for children and young people to start to return to school and college. We’re now in a [...]

29 01, 2021

Message from CEO – Friday 29 January 2021

2021-01-29T16:25:01+00:00January 29th, 2021|

Dear colleagues, We’re approaching the end of another difficult and challenging month for the NHS and for CUH. This current wave of the pandemic is affecting all of us personally, in many different ways.  It is important that we acknowledge this, look after ourselves and each other, and ask for support when we need it. [...]

15 01, 2021

Message from CEO – Friday 15 January 2021

2021-01-15T16:42:27+00:00January 15th, 2021|

Dear colleagues, This last week has been very challenging for CUH. The strain of this wave of Covid-19 is being felt by all of us and we’re having to dig deep to keep on top of a significant rise of cases in our hospitals. Over the last seven days I’ve seen the people who make [...]

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