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Care UK proud to be selected as part of a new NHS Service

Care UK proud to be selected as part of a new NHS Service

February 26 2016

North West Clinical Assessment and Treatment Service (NW CATS) is one of four organisations selected by NHS commissioners to deliver ear nose and throat, gynaecology, orthopaedics, urology, gastro-intestinal and endoscopy services.

Partnership with colleges benefits students and the community

Partnership with colleges benefits students and the community

September 15 2015

Students from universities and colleges around Greater Manchester will be benefiting from work placements with Care UK’s Greater Manchester Clinical and Assessment Treatment Services (GMCATS), thanks to a partnership between the service and educational institutions.

Care, courtesy and lots of smiles

Care, courtesy and lots of smiles

April 2 2015

Mrs Pauline Marsh is no stranger to pain – for 10 years the severe osteoarthritis in her knees, ongoing respiratory infections and bursitis in her shoulder had plagued her and limited her mobility to such an extent that she had been given a blue badge. But, on New Year’s Eve, Mrs Marsh found herself in so much pain that she could not stop crying.

Small changes make a world of difference in Rochdale

Small changes make a world of difference in Rochdale

March 5 2015

The smallest of changes can make the greatest impact and the team at Care UK’s Greater Manchester NHS Clinical Assessment and Treatment Service (GMCATS) will be taking those all-important first steps in Rochdale on NHS Change Day on Wednesday March 11.

Small changes for Belle Vue patients can make a world of difference

Small changes for Belle Vue patients can make a world of difference

March 5 2015

Pledges to action and patients consultation will be the focus for the team at Care UK’s Greater Manchester NHS Clinical Assessment and Treatment Service (GMCATS) in Belle Vue on this year’s NHS Change Day on Wednesday March 11.

Patients from across Greater Manchester give their view on dignity

Patients from across Greater Manchester give their view on dignity

February 13 2015

Patients from across Greater Manchester joined Care UK’s Clinical Assessment and Treatment Service (GMCATS) to give their views on what dignity means to them as part of Dignity Action Day.

Case study: Supporting a new type of treatment and assessment service

Case study: Supporting a new type of treatment and assessment service

January 5 2015

Pat Phillips, operations manager at Greater Manchester NHS CATS, describes how it has achieved its initial ambition to decrease hospital admissions through the use of an electronic patient record from IMS MAXIMS.

Head of customer service writes his first positive review

Head of customer service writes his first positive review

December 12 2014

With years of experience as head of customer service for a major retailer, David Hibbert had never written a positive letter himself until his visit to a Care U

Virtual tour to help demystify the patient journey

Virtual tour to help demystify the patient journey

August 20 2014

Patients in Manchester are to be among the first in the country to be able to explore an NHS clinical assessment and treatment service from the comfort of their own homes prior to an appointment, courtesy of an innovative Google Business View virtual tour.

Innovative health service shortlisted for top national award

Innovative health service shortlisted for top national award

July 7 2014

The Greater Manchester NHS Clinical Assessment and Treatment Service (CATS) has been shortlisted in the Value and Improvement in the use of Diagnostics category of this year’s HSJ Value in Healthcare Awards.

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