Private firms bidding for NHS work

Huddersfield and Halifax hospital trust made more than £1,350 A DAY in parking charges last year

The news prompted Lindley councillor Cahal Burke to renew his calls for an end to hospital parking charges

Private firms bidding for NHS work
Private firms bidding for NHS work

Health and Family: This new technique for fibroids got me back in action after days

Exercise teacher Anne Little says women can avoid a hysterectomy for fibroids by asking for a technique called embolisation.

Madrid, Spain
Calderdale and Huddersfiled NHS Foundation Trust Celebrating Success 2014

Huddersfield and Calderdale health workers honoured for making a difference

HRI chief executive Owen Williams said: "The awards are a reminder of everything that is good about the NHS. The Trust cares for around 450,000 people each year, and I am incredibly proud"

Accident & Emergency Dept at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

Huddersfield to expand A&E, Calderdale to lose A&E, 409 jobs to be lost: Hospital cuts plans finally revealed

Document finally published reveals no concerns over 999 journeys if Halifax A&E closed

Huddersfield health workers set for second walk-out on Monday as unions step up action

Patients advised to attend Monday morning appointments unless they hear otherwise

Owen Williams, new chief executive of Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust

Investigation launched as Huddersfield hospital bosses admit they will be £4m in the red by 2015

NHS regulator calls for greater pace of change for HRI and CRH restructure

Private firms bidding for NHS work

Private firms battling for £284,000,000 NHS deal for Huddersfield and Kirklees

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NHS activists in Huddersfield have said there “is no place for private profit in the provision of health and social care” and called on Kirklees and Calderdale councils to use their powers to stop the tendering process

Clarification for Calderdale And Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust

The clarification relates to the job roles of 13 members of hospital staff who went on a £39,000, 10-day trip to the USA

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Sir Jimmy Savile in a special interview with Huddersfield Royal Infirmary radio presenter Laurie Stead and his friend George Lee in the 1960s

Jimmy Savile abuse claims emerge at former Halifax hospital

Police to investigate Calderdale and Huddersfield Hospital Trust as 12 new NHS groups implicated

Indicative site layout of the proposed redevelopment of the St Luke's Hospital site at Crosland Moor.

Huge housing plan on St Luke's Hospital site at Crosland Moor may not be viable - due to affordable housing, claims report

Question mark over whether affordable housing will be included in the scheme - now hospital and developer must wait for council to decide what happens

The Ebola virus viewed under a microscope
Strike action

Kirklees and Calderdale NHS staff among 500,000 to go on strike on Monday

The strike, from 7am to 11am on Monday, is the first large scale NHS action since 1974

The skyline of New York City

Is it a jolly or vital? Unions and hospital bosses disagree as 14 hospital staff jet off on 10-day fact finding trip to the USA

Doctors and managers' trip to evaluate new IT systems comes as watchdog monitors Trust's finances

Halifax Town Hall

Calderdale schools get sex factor with pioneering play

Calderdale students are to get the sex factor when a theatre show comes to town to teach them about safe sex


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