MPFT is delighted to have been awarded the Outstanding Contribution to the Development and Support of Apprentices (Large Employer) Award at Newcastle and Stafford Colleges Group (NSCG) Apprenticeship Star Awards.
Nuvaxovid, the COVID-19 vaccine developed by Novavax, has been given regulatory approval by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), making it the fifth COVID-19 vaccine authorised by the UK’s independent medicines regulator.
This follows rigorous clinical trials, set up to test the safety and effectiveness of the vaccine.
MPFT was selected by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) to host the regional vaccine trials for the West Midlands.
A new residential unit for people requiring intensive support to reduce severe dependence on alcohol or drugs was opened by Dame Carol Black, author of the 2021 Government commissioned independent review of national drug policy, in Fareham, Hampshire, this month.
The Perinatal and Maternal Care services provided by Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (MPFT) were the winners of a national Positive Practice in Mental Health Award in the Perinatal Mental Health Category.