Acute Stroke Unit awarded University Department of Excellence status
The Acute Stroke Unit at the Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust (RBFT) has become the fourth specialty to be awarded University status in recognition of excellence in clinical outcomes, collaborative research and development, and staff professional development and education.
£3 million funding for West Berkshire Community Hospital diagnostic services
Patients in Berkshire West will benefit from enhanced health testing services thanks to a £3m Government cash injection for facilities, equipment and staff to support an expansion of diagnostic services at West Berkshire Community Hospital (WBCH).
Royal Berkshire Hospital launches Hospital Navigator volunteers initiative
Royal Berkshire Hospital has launched a new scheme to provide targeted support to young people attending the Emergency Department, offering a listening ear, support within the local community and a confidential conversation with a trusted adult, to help protect those at risk from future harm.