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Tony Chambers

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Chief Executive of Countess of Chester NHS Foundation Trust.

Tony Chambers has written 26 posts

  • Nov03
    Turning local

    I really believe we are at a turning point now in the NHS. The period from your summer holidays ending and being a distant memory, to Christmas coming and all the planning that involves  is always a busy time in our lives. It’s the same in the NHS.


  • Sep15
    World Sepsis Day

    Sepsis is a life threatening condition that arises when the body’s response to an infection injures its own tissues and organs. It can be caused by something as simple as a cut or insect bite, or an infection like pneumonia.


  • Jul07
    Part of the pack – ‘Team Countess’

    The NHS celebrated its 66th birthday on Saturday 5 July and on the same day ‘le Grand Départ’ of the Tour de France took place in Yorkshire. The opening stage of the 2014 tour started in Leeds and finished 190km later in Harrogate.


  • Jun10
    Celebrating Nursing Leadership at the Countess

    I have a question for you.

    What has Professor June Anderson the Director of the Stirling Dementia Services Development Centre, Jane Cummings the Chief Nursing Officer for NHS England, Baroness Audrey Emerton a cross bench member of the House of Lords and our very own Director of Nursing and Quality Alison Kelly all have in common?


  • May27
    International Nurses Day

    If she had still been living, Florence Nightingale would have been 194 years old on Monday 12th May. To celebrate her birthday and all of the good work nurses do, the 12th May has now become International Nurses Day.


  • Apr22
    Team Countess

    Blimey where has the last 12 months gone?

    It is now nearly 16 months since I took up the reigns here at the Countess and the end of March saw me complete my first full financial year as CEO.