Category Archives: News

Pride of Nursing nominees at Royal Orthopaedic Hospital

  Patients have written to the Birmingham Mail to nominate two Royal Orthopaedic Hospital nurses for a Pride of Nursing Award.   Senior research nurses Laura Bird and Melony Hayes (pictured) work in the hospital’s Research and Development team, helping … Continue reading

Surgeons put through their paces

  Leading UK surgeons will be put through their paces later on this week at the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital (ROH) as part of an elite exam to test their specialist hand surgery skills.   The Hand Diploma exam is run … Continue reading

Talent for Care at the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital

    Staff from the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital (ROH) NHS Foundation Trust are involved in a national push to support training and education for their non-clinical colleagues. Some of them have even managed a starring role in a new film. … Continue reading

Former patient says thank you with toys

    A grateful couple have come back to the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital to donate a huge pile of brand new toys for patients on the children’s ward.   Melanie and Mark Williams experienced the hospital first hand in 2014, … Continue reading

Brand new map of the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital site published today

Following feedback from patients and the public, the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital has created a brand new map of the hospital site. The new map clearly shows all the entrances to the site and the building, as well as parking and … Continue reading

Notice of a meeting of the Council of Governors and Public Board Meeting on Wednesday 4 February 2015

The next meeting in public of the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust NHS Trust Board will take place on Wednesday 4 February 2015 commencing at 1.00pm at Beeches Management Centre, 76 Selly Oak Road, Bournville, Birmingham, B30 1LS. Notice … Continue reading

What do you think of our website? We want to know!

The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital is really keen to hear from patients, carers and the general public about its website through a five minute survey. If you want to share your views, simply go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/PQPYX6X Head of Communications Sally Xerri-Brooks … Continue reading

Pioneering surgery schoolgirl loses her legs and learns to skateboard

A 7-year-old girl who had her legs amputated to repair a gap in her spine in a pioneering and life saving operation, is now dancing and skateboarding with her friends. Rosie Davies, from Walsall in the West Midlands, was born … Continue reading

Notice of a meeting of the Council of Governors on 29 October 2014

The next meeting in public of the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust NHS Trust Council of Governors will take place on Wednesday 29 October 2014 commencing at 9.00 a.m. in the Board Room, the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, Bristol Road … Continue reading

Bone cancer amputee gets knee joint from her foot in operation at Royal Orthopaedic Hospital.

A bone cancer patient from the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital has made world-news after having a new knee joint made using her foot. 22-year-old Jordon Moody, had to have her leg amputated after getting cancer in her thigh for the second … Continue reading