CEO Blog

Chief Executive Kevin McGee issues a weekly blog to discuss his thoughts on what has been happening within the Trust and also how national or international events affect patients and staff here at BTH.

Thank you for taking your part in history
By Kevin McGee / December 11, 2020

Thank you for taking your part in history

HELLO and welcome to the latest Chief Executive’s blog at the end of what has been an historic week for us with BTH being so heavily involved in the roll out of the national Pfizer vaccine on Tuesday. When Agnes...

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Good news over vaccinations
By Nicki Latham / December 4, 2020

Good news over vaccinations

HELLO and welcome to the latest Chief Executive’s blog. This has been another incredibly busy week with an amazing amount of work going on in all areas of the trust. The biggest news has undoubtedly been the approval to use...

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Thank You Week success
By Kevin McGee / November 27, 2020

Thank You Week success

HELLO and welcome to the latest Chief Executive’s blog. This week we have had our first ever Thank You Week and I was delighted to see so many people get involved. It was great to see so many pictures on...

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Please focus on thanking your colleagues
By Kevin McGee / November 20, 2020

Please focus on thanking your colleagues

HELLO and welcome to the latest Chief Executive’s blog. Over the past weeks and months one thing we have been keen to do repeatedly is say a huge thank you to everyone for all the work they have done during...

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A proud week for our research team
By Kevin McGee / November 13, 2020

A proud week for our research team

HELLO everyone and welcome to this week’s Chief Executive blog. A main feature of the news this week has been the topic of a COVID vaccine with hopes rising that an effective vaccine will be available within the next year....

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Board passes on its praise to all staff
By Kevin McGee / November 5, 2020

Board passes on its praise to all staff

HELLO everyone and welcome to this week’s Chief Executive blog. This week we held our latest Board meeting that was open to the public once again on Teams, It was a packed meeting with lots to discuss but one key...

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A massive thank you to all
By Nicki Latham / October 30, 2020

A massive thank you to all

HELLO everyone and welcome to this week’s Executive blog. We  know we are currently in a really challenging situation. Despite the efforts of government, local authorities, ourselves in the NHS and indeed the local community, Covid infection rates remain very...

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Thanks once again for all you are doing
By Kevin McGee / October 23, 2020

Thanks once again for all you are doing

It’s been another very busy week with a great deal of changes. By now you will have no doubt heard the news of Lancashire moving into the third tier of restrictions. This follows the significant increase in COVID infections and...

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We are all role models in the Covid battle
By Kevin McGee / October 16, 2020

We are all role models in the Covid battle

YOU will be aware of the fact that the North West, including the Fylde coast, is seeing a significant increase in Covid infections and a suggestion in local media that hospitals could be overwhelmed in the coming days and weeks....

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Your wellbeing remains our priority
By Kevin McGee / October 9, 2020

Your wellbeing remains our priority

TODAY I am aiming my message squarely and directly to all staff because I want to say a huge and personal thank you to each and every one of you. I also want to reiterate my regular message to you...

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