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CHA Celebrating 50 Years!


Celebrations for 50 years of CHA 

We have been celebrating 50 years of the CHA. We have shared resources, good practice, histories and reflections on the CHA here on the website and also on social media. To read more about the fascinating history, current role and future of community hospitals around the UK on our website please click here.  We welcome your thoughts, suggestions and contributions at celebrating@communityhospitals.net

 

 

 

Wallingford joins in celebration of a Golden Year for the Community Hospital Association

Read the article here

 

 

 Monday 16th November

Blog Emma Finlay

 

Read Emma's blog here

 

 Monday 9th November

   

Dr Phil Moore - read his reflections here Didcot Community Hospital read more here

 

 Monday 2nd November

"Heading into the Firebreak" Analysis of Covid-19 in North Wales by Tom Brooks download here

 

 Saturday 31st October

     

Message from Dr Phil Moore Views from the CHA Directors - Watch the video here

 
 Friday 30th October
 

       

Message from Dr Kirsty Protherough The Frailty House of Care Model Saffron Walden Hospital read history here

 

 Thursday 29th October 

 

 Wednesday 28th October

    

Message from Evelyn Prodger Oxfordshire Community Hospitals Wincanton Hospital History read more here

 

 Tuesday 27th October 

   

Rye Hospital - Featured Community Hospital West Cornwall Hospital History - read more here 

 

 Monday 26th October

      

Message from Katie Scott Totnes Hospital history, read more here Professor Jon Glasby - watch video here

  

 Sunday 25th October

   

Message from Dr Kate Stokes Westminster Hospital Shaftesbury history - read more her

 

 Saturday 24th October

     

Message from Dr David Pope

video of Wimborne hospital here

Message from Dr Shauna Fannin

 

 Friday 23rd October

    

Message from Tom Brooks, CHA Lead for Wales

Read Tom's paper here

Yeatman Hospital Sherborne,

read the history here

Lincolnshire Community Hospitals see video here

 

 Thursday 22nd October

      

Message from Trish Jay Barry Community Hospital - Good Practice Moreton Hospital History read more here

 

 Wednesday 21st October

       

 

 Tuesday 20th October

       

Message from Dr David Pope,

read David's on the CHA paper here

Bridlington Hospital history read more here Samuel Johnson Community Hospital see the video on the midwifery-led Maternity Unit here

 

 Monday 19th October 

      

Message from Helen Rowe Ysbyty Cwm Rhondda   Crowborough Hospital History - read more here

 

 Sunday 18th October

    

Message from Barbara Moore,

Previous CEO CHA

Professor Jon Glasby, University of Birmingham

read more here

Lambeth Community Care Centre read more here

 
 Saturday 17th October 

    

Message from Jane Crowther Barry Community Hospital 25 Years! Wimborne Hospital History read more her 

 

 Friday 16th October 

      

Message from Liz Fenton Swanage Hospital History read more here Tetbury Hospital read more here

 
 Thursday 15th October 

   

Tewkesbury Hospital Covid-19 Response

see the video here

Message from Dr David Pope, previous CHA committee member

Read David's paper on the history of the CHA here

 

 Wednesday 14th October

    

Message from Jan Marriott Birmingham Covid Wards Faversham Hospital History - read more here

 

 Tuesday 13th October

  

Message from Barry Nealon, Rye Hospital  Blog by Steffi Bailey read more here 

  

 Monday 12th October

       

Message from Professor Geoff Meads History of Community Hospitals -read more here Sidmouth Hospital see the video here

 

 Sunday 11th October

Message from Heather Penwarden, Honiton 

Dr Emma Pitchforth - Research on International Learning Seaton Hospital History read more here

  

 Saturday 10th October

Message from Andrew Crowther, Past President CHA South Petherton Hospital Good Practice Award  Rye Hospital History - read more here

 

 Friday 9th October

Message from Chris Humphris, Chair CHA Crewkerne Hospital history read more here Tom Brooks CHA Lead for Wales - Paper on Rural Health here

 

 Thursday 8th October

Message from Steve Dunn,

CEO West Suffolk NHSFT

Sandra Speller - read her blog here History of Lydney & District Hospital read more here 

 

 Wednesday 7th October

Message from Richard Hallett,

Director & Treasurer of CHA

Professor John Young on his research on efficiency

read more here 

History of Blandford Hospital 

read more here 

 

 Tuesday 6th October

Dr Alastair Noble MBE, CHA Lead for Scotland

read Alastair's paper here

  Skegness hospital history - read more here Dilke Hospital see the video about coping with Covid here

  

 Monday 5th October

Message from Suzanne Jones,

CEO of the CHA

Read more about the Tetbury MIU here

 

 Sunday 4th October

Message from Dr Claire Hulme  Birmingham Good Practice read more History of Tewkesbury - read more here

  

 Saturday 3rd October

Message from Dr Roy Sharma, CHA

Julia Fairhall, Sussex Community NHST 

Read Julia's blog here

Horsham Hospital

 

 Friday 2nd October

Message from Dr David Seamark, Vice-President of CHA

 

Newmarket Community Hospital

Axminster Hospital - History read more here

 

 Thursday 1st October

    

Message from Helen Tucker, President of CHA

Read Helen's paper celebrating the history

of Community Hospitals here

The Vale Hospital see the video on the stroke unit here

 

 

 

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