Otto Ostomy arrives at Sandwell Hospital.

 

Otto Ostomy arrives at Sandwell Hospital.

It isn't your usual type of Christmas present,, but on 13th December, Mike Jameson, Chair of Birmingham IA, and Andy Greenway, Engagement Manager for the group delivered an Otto Ostomy model to the SCN team at Sandwell hospital. The package had been eagerly awaited by Sandwell stoma nurses Sara Connor, Joelle, Jodie and Nat. 

Otto will be used for teaching purposes with new staff and those who are unfamiliar with stomas and may also be used in patient education. 

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Birmingham IA
2 days ago

Reminder: Only few places left to attend free Birmingham IA Information day event, on 11 May 2024. All welcome. Please register your booking by 20 April 2024, at the latest. Contact details below ??

Birmingham IA
3 days ago

Another great Social on Friday, this time in Sutton. We were joined by many members including Keith Kightley who came along in his official T-shirt and told the meeting about the London Landmarks Half Marathon he completed on 7th April to raise funds for IA. He brought his winners medal and everyone congratulated him with a round of applause, he has raised £1800 so far!!! We were also joined by Roy Bustin (Group Relationship Lead for National IA) who is helping to connect local groups and National IA.

Birmingham IA
8 days ago

Free Birmingham IA event on 11 May 2024, at the Voco St John's Hotel, in Solihull. Book early to reserve your place. Meet people living with a #stoma #pouch. Great speakers, topics from skin care, hydration, research projects & more. See booking details below??Thankyou to our sponsor \u0040SaltsHealthcare

Birmingham IA
13 days ago

Birmingham IA
13 days ago

Join us for Birmingham IA Information day, on 11 May 2024. Please see comments for programme and booking details. Only 5 weeks to go, please book early to reserve your free place #stoma #ileostomy #internalpouch

Birmingham IA
14 days ago

We're delighted too to have the incredible Gill Castle at our event ?? For booking information, please DM for details

Birmingham IA
15 days ago

News flash: We are excited to reveal that Gill Castle is our inspirational guest speaker at Birmingham information day event, on 11 May 2024 #stoma chameleon

Birmingham IA
21 days ago

Birmingham IA information day details to be revealed soon... Watch this space ?

Birmingham IA
28 days ago

Are you joining us for our meet the nurses zoom? Taking place Thursday 21st March at 7.30pm where we will be joined by specialist Stoma Care Nurses; Nikki Jennings (Good Hope Hospital), Becky Billingsley (Heartlands Hospital) and Owen Dunham (Queen Elizabeth Hospital). So if you have any questions about stoma or internal pouch care, this is your chance to ask the experts!

Birmingham IA
33 days ago

Don't miss out on early bird ticket offer, which ends soon. Places still available to attend popular annual event #GetYourBellyOut

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