Health and Social Care News

Books galore provide write stuff for Noble’s patients

  Patients at Noble's Hospital will be offered extra comforts during their stay, thanks to a double donation from Isle of Man based Zurich...
Friday, 1 June 2018

Tele-medicine delivers specialist stroke therapy 24/7

People who suffer a stroke now have access to specialist thrombolysis treatment at Noble’s Hospital round-the-clock. Additional funding has secured a new...
Thursday, 24 May 2018

Noble’s staff all set to end PJ Paralysis

Staff across Noble’s Hospital are supporting a campaign aimed at ending what’s known as PJ Paralysis. The campaign – which is also taking place across the UK...
Monday, 21 May 2018

Hospital staff embrace emergency stress-test challenge

A state-of-the-art training kit donated to Noble’s Hospital has been deployed by around 100 health care staff during a major incident exercise for the first...
Friday, 11 May 2018

Speech: Statement - Minister for Health and Social Care David Ashford MHK

The department is currently addressing a matter of serious concern which has arisen within the breast radiology department at Noble's Hospital in respect of...
Wednesday, 9 May 2018

Donation takes major incident training to a new level

Training equipment donated by Microgaming Health & Care Trust will offer Noble’s Hospital staff their most challenging practice session for a major incident...
Wednesday, 2 May 2018

Vision to expand range of eye treatments at Noble’s

A new approach to treating people with eye conditions aims to expand services at Noble’s Hospital.  An initiative to maximise the number of people with retinal...
Tuesday, 1 May 2018

Air Ambulance staff get special helicopter training

A team from the Island’s Air Ambulance service travelled to Caernarfon in North Wales recently for special training on the helicopter used in bad weather...
Wednesday, 25 April 2018

GP Patient Access hits online target

GP Patient Access, the digital facility that is designed to allow individuals to view their own health information online, has broken through a key...
Wednesday, 25 April 2018

Minister attends British-Irish Council meeting

Minister for Health and Social Care, David Ashford MHK, today represented the Isle of Man at a British-Irish Council Ministerial meeting in Edinburgh. The...
Friday, 20 April 2018