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Embrace transport team awarded prestigious internat...

Embrace transport team awarded prestigious international accreditation

6 August 2014

The Embrace Yorkshire & Humber Infant & Children's Transport Service, part of Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust, has been recognised for its excellent quality and safety following accreditation by an international medical transport body. The highly specialist round-the-clock transport service for critically ill infants and children in Yorkshire and the Humber beco...
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Sheffield Children's Hospital rated 'good' after CQ...

Sheffield Children's Hospital rated 'good' after CQC inspection

5 August 2014

Sheffield Children's Hospital is "caring and compassionate" with "dedicated staff" providing "good" services, the Care Quality Commission announced today, Tuesday 5th August. After a thorough assessment involving 30 inspectors and specialists, the regulator has given the hospital a rating of "good" overall. Its palliative and end of life c...
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Matalan extends Charity support across the region...

Matalan extends Charity support across the region

25 July 2014

After more than 2 years of fundraising efforts to support The Children’s Hospital Charity, Matalan are now doing even more to help Make it Better for patients and their families who visit the hospital. To date, Matalan have raised a fantastic £44,000 which will go towards the Make it Better appeal which aims to match world class facilities with the existing world class care, ...
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Ancon help Make it Better...

Ancon help Make it Better

25 July 2014

We are proud to announce that steel fixings manufacturer, Ancon Building Products have reached their target to raise £25,000 in aid of the Make it Better appeal. Ancon have raised enough to sponsor a child’s room – which will provide patients with peace, quiet and the privacy they need to recover. To achieve their target Ancon developed and supported a range of initiati...
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All Stars ice hockey join Team Theo to Make it Bett...

All Stars ice hockey join Team Theo to Make it Better

21 July 2014

A team of ice hockey enthusiasts have joined together once again to raise money for The Children’s Hospital Charity, Sheffield, in their annual All Stars tournament. The squad, which consists of 17, will compete on July 26 and 27 in a fundraising tournament to raise much needed funds for the transformation of The Children’s Hospital, Sheffield, as part of the Charity’s ...
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Time to get in the swing for 25th anniversary celeb...

Time to get in the swing for 25th anniversary celebration

17 July 2014

A retired Consultant Surgeon who has raised over £80,000 for The Children’s Hospital Charity, through his charity golf days, is celebrating a special landmark this summer. Ewen MacKinnon is preparing to hold the 25th consecutive annual golf event on Friday 1st August at Sicklehome Golf Course. He hopes the day will continue to raise funds for the hospital and this year wi...
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