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Sir David Nicholson appointed as Trust Chairman

Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust is pleased to announce that NHS England/Improvement has confirmed the appointment of Sir David Nicholson KCB CBE as Trust Chairman from 1 May 2021.

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Inspirational school nurse reveals how she lost 10 stone

Gasping for breath after walking just a few steps from her front door towards her car, 24 stone Heidi Ferrier-Hixon thought she was going to die.
For the mum-of-one it was the moment which snapped her into action, determined to lose 10 stone.

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Alcoholic mum at the ‘brink of death’ urges people to seek help for addiction

A recovering alcoholic who was on the brink of death because of her addiction has urged people to seek help if they need it.

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A baby shower of home truths for smokers

At first glance, it appears to be a cute image of the kind of gift basket seen in baby showers up down the country.
But a closer inspection of the “newborn essentials” reveals a needle, antibiotics and other medical items that no new parent would surely expect to receive alongside their little bundle of joy.

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Temporary change to provision of some emergency care for children

As the pandemic continues to impact our hospital services, the Trust has made plans to ensure that everyone who needs our care is treated appropriately and safely.

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