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Health and Social Care News

Bus Vannin to provide flexible patient transport service

A new mini-bus service offering Island patients convenient transport between home and hospital will take to the roads from 1 July. The contract for Patient...
Thursday, 14 June 2018

Measures to bar misleading claims about medicinal products

A package of measures to regulate the advertising of medicinal products in the Island will be laid before Tynwald this month (19-21 June), before coming into...
Thursday, 7 June 2018

Local linguist voices spirit of TT with hospital translation service

A multi-lingual Island resident has chalked up a decade as a volunteer translator at Noble’s Hospital during TT fortnight, helping to reassure and guide...
Monday, 4 June 2018

Deadline approaching on housing adaptations consultation

There is still time for people to submit their views on proposals aimed at making financial support available for people living with long-term health conditions...
Monday, 4 June 2018

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
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