Entries by Rabab Hussain

Winners at the NIHR Research Awards!

Congratulations to our Clinical Research team and all partners in the Wakefield Together Research Partnership, joint winners at the NIHR Yorkshire and Humber Research Awards last night! The Partnership won the “Contribution to COVID-19 Research” category for their work on the Phase III PROVENT Antibody Study – a trial which recruited the first patient in […]

Spectrum’s clinical services rated “Good” in County Durham

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has rated Spectrum’s clinical provision as “Good” in County Durham Drug and Alcohol Service. During an inspection of Spectrum’s clinical services in February, inspectors assessed the service against the five key criteria, ensuring that it was: Safe Effective Caring Responsive Well-Led Spectrum’s clinical service was rated “Good” across 4 of […]

Spectrum receives Bronze Award for Lived Experience Charter pilot

Spectrum CIC has received a Bronze Award for our commitment to the Lived Experience Charter, improving opportunities for people with lived experience of criminal justice. Spectrum is one of six organisations to take part in NHS England’s Charter pilot project, which asked organisations to review their policies, practices and environment to better support the inclusive […]

Season’s Greetings!

All of us here at Spectrum Community Health CIC wish our amazing staff, partners, service users and volunteers happiness and peace this festive season. In warm appreciation of your support during the past year, we extend our very best wishes to you and your loved ones. Merry Christmas!

Success at ‘Connected on Inclusion’ Awards

Spectrum’s Head of Marketing, Nasar Haq, was awarded ‘Role Model of the Year’ at West Yorkshire and Harrogate Race Equality Network’s ‘Connected on Inclusion’ Awards 2021, on Friday. The awards recognise and celebrate the achievements of those who have made a difference to race equality across the region. Nasar was nominated for ‘Role Model of […]

Rhubarb Radio visit the Wakefield Vaccine Centre

Earlier this week, we had the fantastic team at Rhubarb Radio visit our COVID 19 Vaccination Centre in Navigation Walk to speak to patients about their vaccination experience. Supporting the COVID-19 Vaccination drive in Wakefield is a true partnership effort and we’re thankful to everyone who shared their views, as well as our vaccination team […]

Kim and Sue, our incredible two!

Congratulations are in order for Kim Hogg, Interim Head of Healthcare at HMP Low Newton, and Sue Thornley, Head of Healthcare at HMP Kirkham, who have both been shortlisted in the Nurse Manager of the Year category at the Nursing Times Workforce Awards 2021! Kim As a pivotal figure at Low Newton, Kim was nominated […]

Root out Racism

  Partners across Wakefield are backing a new movement that will challenge racism and address health inequalities in the district. “Root Out Racism” is being launched by the West Yorkshire and Harrogate Health and Care Partnership and West Yorkshire Violence Reduction Unit, which works to improve people’s health and wellbeing in Wakefield, Bradford, Calderdale, Harrogate, […]