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Former UHNM employee discharged after 35 days in intensive care

A former UHNM employee and estates team member has been discharged after spending 35 days in intensive care.

Stephen Gibson worked at UHNM for 40 years before retiring two years ago.

Sarah Simmonds, Discharge Facilitator on Ward 124 said: "This amazing discharge was due to the care and support of many teams within UHNM including was 113, Critical care and ward 124.

"It was a wonderful outcome for this patient to be discharged from hospital, into the care of his family and friends and I think the happiness and delight on our staff's faces are testament to that.

"Despite all the current pressures and demands, seeing discharges like this give us more of a lift and boost than anyone could imagine."

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