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Preventing flu is up to you!

Whilst the heatwaves of summer don’t seem that far behind us our attention is now firmly on planning ahead for winter. We kick off with our Seasonal Flu Campaign on the 8th October with Flu Jabathon and I can confirm that the vaccines have arrived today.

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Defining our digital direction

Suzanne has asked me to write this week’s message so that I can tell you about our refreshed Digital Strategy and an exciting project we are currently working on to choose our new, fully integrated, electronic patient record.

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Not all heroes wear capes

This week’s message is all about celebrating Team ASPH - as showcased last Friday at the fabulous annual Staff Achievement Awards.

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One year on: Reflections from our Chairman

Welcome to this month's video message.

It's been exactly a year since our Chairman, Andy Field, joined the Trust. I interviewed him, for my monthly video message, at the start of his journey with Team ASPH and thought this would be the perfect opportunity to catch up with him 12 months on.

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Each week Suzanne Rankin, our Chief Executive, sends a message to staff about events at the hospitals, special achievements, and plans for the future.

We shall be adding them to this section as well as including them on our Twitter and Facebook pages.

From time to time, we shall ask other members of the Trust Board and clinical team to give their perspective on the week in our hospitals.


About Suzanne

Suzanne was announced as the new Chief Executive in June 2014.

Suzanne began her nursing and management career with the Royal Navy, including deployment during the 1990 Gulf War; a spell as Senior Nursing Officer at NATO Headquarters in Lisbon; and Nursing Officer in charge of the 56-bed Trauma and Orthopaedic Unit at the former Royal Hospital Haslar in Gosport, Hampshire.

Past Messages