• Chief Executive’s Blog – October 2014
    "The month is only a few days old, and it already feels quite a tiring start to winter. The run up to the general election and political narrative about the NHS means an array of guidance, questions, instruction and one off funds being sent in the direction of Board teams."
  • Midland Metropolitan Hospital
    Midland Metropolitan Hospital, or Midland Met for short, is a brand new, state-of-the-art acute hospital for the 530,000 people living in Sandwell and West Birmingham. It is set to open in 2018/19.
  • AGM Meeting
    We held our AGM on 25th September where patients, staff and members were able to ask questions to the Trust Board members. We also heard from Chief Executive Toby Lewis on progress during the past year and plans for the future. Dr Peter Davies and patient Trevor Fossey talked about the impact of new technology in delivering care closer to home.
  • CQC Inspectors Visit
    Care Quality Commission inspectors are visiting Sandwell & West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust between 14 and 17 October 2014. They want to hear from patients and families about your care experiences.
  • Route2Wellbeing
    A new web portal with information on local community-based services has been launched by the Sandwell and Birmingham Councils for voluntary organisations and the local Clinical Commissioning Groups. Route2wellbeing enables users who could be members of the public or health professionals, to search for a range of services that are near to them.


  • Our vision and values

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    Our vision is to help improve the health and well-being of people in Sandwell, western Birmingham and surrounding areas, working with our partners to provide the highest quality healthcare in hospital and closer to home. Read in full

  • What patients think of us

    Nurse showing patient some results

    We value patient feedback which helps us drive changes and shape our priorities. Read in full

  • What our regulators think of us

    Nurse using a vital piece of equipment

    Read the CQC’s Reviews of Compliance report here. Read in full


  • Leasowes new garden

    Oct 21st 2014

    Leasowes launches new commemorative garden

    STAFF, former patients and friends saw the unveiling of a new commemorative garden at Leasowes Intermediate Care Centre on Oldbury Road in Smethwick today, nine…