News and Notices

LGBT+ declaration on census for 1st time

LGBT+ declaration on census for 1st time

LGBT+ declaration on census for 1st time on 21 March! Help our LGBT+ Network understand DCHS

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Could you take part in the SIREN study?

Could you take part in the SIREN study?

The SIREN study is recruiting healthcare workers across England to help understand whether people who have had infection with SARS-CoV2 (the virus that causes Covid-19) protects against future infection with the same virus. 

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Missing person - Joshua Jones

Missing person - Joshua Jones

Our Whitworth Hospital team has asked us to share the details of missing Matlock man Joshua Jones who was last seen leaving the town on Saturday 12 December. The police have issued a missing person's poster in appealing for public help to find Joshua. Please contact the police, quoting incident 518, if you think you saw Joshua or gave him a lift that day.

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NHS Charities Together vouchers - delivery update

NHS Charities Together vouchers - delivery update

We know absolutely everyone in DCHS has gone above and beyond this year to support the huge and ongoing Covid-19 pandemic response – you have embodied the DCHS Way and we are immensely grateful to you all.

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 Estates intranet fault reporting and Planet FM

Estates intranet fault reporting and Planet FM

The estates intranet fault reporting and Planet FM systems will be down from Monday 9 November to Wednesday 11 for critical updates.  Please could all staff ensure that any general maintenance requests are logged on the intranet by the end of this week and that only urgent maintenance requests are telephoned through between 9 and 11 November to reduce calls and ensure that urgent requests can be processed promptly. 

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Menopause month – Buxton display

Menopause month – Buxton display

October is World Menopause Month to help demystify the process which half the population goes through and to encourage us all to talk about it more openly.

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Celebrating four new Queen's Nurses at DCHS!

Celebrating four new Queen's Nurses at DCHS!

Congratulations to Jo Hunter, Amy Sims, Lynne Yates and Kim Millman who have each been given the prestigious title of Queen’s Nurse (QN) by community nursing charity The Queen’s Nursing Institute (QNI).

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New offer for DCHS leaders

New offer for DCHS leaders

We are offering leaders a blended learning opportunity on a number of subjects, starting with three key themes:

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Could you be a leadership circle facilitator?

Could you be a leadership circle facilitator?

NHS England/Improvement is inviting applications from people to join a growing national network of leadership circle facilitators as part of supporting NHS leaders through the ongoing Covid-19 challenges.

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Thank you for £1,112 donation to Ilkeston Community Hospital

Thank you for £1,112 donation to Ilkeston Community Hospital

Dennis and Margaret Jackson of Jackson's chip shop in Ilkeston have presented £1,112, raised with their customers, to Ilkeston Community Hospital as a thank you to NHS staff.

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