Hospital project shortlisted for award

Hospital award
Hospital award

A programme which has improved the care of orthopaedic patients at West Suffolk Hospital has been shortlisted for a prestigious award.

The red flag project is a finalist in the accolades organised by the Health Service Journal with winners revealed in November.

The initiative ensures all patients who suffer a hip fracture receive an early diagnosis, expert care on a specialist ward, early pain relief, rapid surgery and quality nutrition and therapy.