Category Archives: News

Notice of Public Board Meeting on Wednesday 24 September 2014

The next meeting in public of the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust NHS Trust Board will take place on Wednesday 24 September 2014 commencing at 10.30a.m. in the Board Room, the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, Bristol Road South, Northfield, Birmingham, … Continue reading

PUBLIC NOTICE

The Annual Members Meeting of The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Will be held on Wednesday 24 September 2014 at 6.30pm In the Research & Teaching Centre The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Bristol Road South Northfield Birmingham … Continue reading

Notice of a meeting of the Council of Governors on 24 September 2014

The next meeting in public of the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust NHS Trust Council of Governors will take place on Wednesday 24 September 2014 commencing at 3.00p.m. in the Board Room, the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, Bristol Road South, … Continue reading

Champion paralympian ‘on the ball’ at Birmingham’s Royal Orthopaedic Hospital for Sarcoma UK.

    Gold medal-winning paralympian Richard Whitehead teamed up with Sarcoma UK at Birmingham’s Royal Orthopaedic Hospital to launch Sarcoma Awareness Week.             TV crews from ITV Central and BBC Midland Today were on hand … Continue reading

Speak Out Safely Pledge

   This trust supports the Nursing Times Speak Out Safely campaign. This means we want every member of our staff to feel able to raise concerns about wrongdoing or poor practice when they see it and confident that their concerns … Continue reading

Royal Orthopaedic Hospital appoints its first female Chair.

Birmingham’s prestigious Royal Orthopaedic Hospital has appointed its first-ever female Chair. Dame Yve Buckland takes over the role joining Jo Chambers who was appointed the hospital’s new Chief Executive in December.   It means five out of seven of Birmingham’s … Continue reading

Gladstone Small unveils new Oncology Waiting Room

  Former England and Warwickshire cricketer, Gladstone Small, one of the patrons of The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital Bone Tumour Service (R.O.H.B.TS) charity, has joined young cancer patients to open a new sitting room where they and their families can relax … Continue reading

Birmingham Hospital better than many others and improving, according to new patient survey.

Birmingham’s Royal Orthopaedic Hospital is improving and better than many others in the country, according to the latest patients’ survey.   In the Care Quality Commission’s 2013 survey of adult inpatients, the trust performed better than most and among the … Continue reading

Early Results of Investigational Implant Device Clinical Study to Help Amputees

There is new hope for some amputees, thanks to a clinical study being headed by a Birmingham Professor.    The ongoing UK clinical study involves a new metal implant, called ITAP (Intraosseous Transcutaneous Amputation Prosthesis), which is fixed into the … Continue reading

Pioneering bone cancer patient back in the news as he breaks his ‘bionic’ leg.

ITV Central news cameras have been back in the hospital to film the youngest ever bone cancer patient to have a femur replacement – 20 years on.   Ryan Lambert-Tuthill was just two when he was offered the prosthetic joint … Continue reading