Thanks to our incredible supporters we’ve been able to fund many charitable projects that have greatly enhanced the experience for patients and their families at our hospitals. Take a look at some of our recently funded projects to see the difference this has made.
Dementia Resource Corridor
Thanks to the generosity of our wonderful supporters, we’ve been able to fund a new Dementia Resource Corridor at Royal Preston Hospital.
The new corridor aims to promote dementia awareness and features a range of resources for staff members and people affected by dementia to learn about the disease and strategies to enable people to live well.Read more
VI Activity Boxes
We’ve funded VI activity boxes for inpatients across every ward at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals. Our Patient Equality, Diversity and Inclusion team worked closely alongside Galloways, RNIB and the Blind Society to give a special focus on patients who are visually impaired or are blind.Read more
Fold-away guest beds
The 18 fold-away guest beds will allow family members with a loved one receiving end-of-life care to stay overnight. In addition to the guest beds, our hospital charity has also funded 30 aromatherapy diffusers to allow relatives and their loved ones to spend time together in a calming and peaceful environment.Read more
Ultrasound bladder scanner
The new bladder scanner will help staff in our Gynaecology department care for patients in the most efficient way by reducing initial waiting times and in some cases, prevent patients from undergoing more invasive procedures.Read more
A new ‘proning system’ that helps COVID patients breathe and sleep more easily has been funded at Royal Preston Hospital in the fight against Covid-19.Read more
Sepsis lift wraps
New graphics raising awareness of sepsis have been installed at Royal Preston Hospital thanks to charitable donations.Read more
Enhancements to Critical Care Unit
£150,000 Appeal – complete!
Thanks to charitable donations the new Critical Care Unit at the Royal Preston Hospital opened with a full range of additional features that greatly enhance the experience of patients and their families.Read more
Microsystem Coaching Academy
The Microsystem Coaching Academy provides staff with the skills to make local improvements within the organisation that have direct impacts on patient care and staff wellbeingRead more
Polecam Medical Rig
The Polecam’s unique ‘birds eye view’ allows the videographer to capture an uninterrupted focal view of surgical procedures, without disturbing the surgeon or interfering with the surgical environment.Read more