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Thank you for choosing to fundraise for York Teaching Hospital Charity. 

Thanks to your support, we are able to fund the extras to improve your healthcare facilities, above and beyond the NHS, helping patients feel better. We support our staff to make the hospital experience the best it can be for all who visit and stay with us.

Fundraiser's details

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Full Name*

Full address (incl. postcode)*

Contact number(s)

Contact email*

Date of birth*

How did you hear about us?*

Name of your Just Giving page (if applicable)

We'd love to know your reasons for choosing to support York Teaching Hospital Charity*

Would you like your ho money to benefit a specific appeal orspital department? If yes, please state which appeal or department

We are here to guide and support you through your event or activity and can advise on health and safety, council licences and much more. Please give us as much information as possible about your activity and we will ensure you have all the relevant information to help make your event a success!

Fundraising event or activity

Name of event or activity*

Date of event or activity*

Where will the event/activity take place?*

Please provide the full address of where the event/activity will take place*

Would you like a member of the Fundraising Team to attend your event? (This may not always be possible, but we will do our best to accommodate this request)*

Are you happy for us to include details of your fundraising on our website, social media and newsletter?*

I give permission for York Teaching Hospital Charity to use any photographs I may send, for use in their literature and promotional materials, which may include their website and social media channels.

Fundraising materials

We can provide some materials to help with your fundraising. We will provide 1 x t-shirt/running vest free of charge, all other items are available for a suggested donation of £5. Please state how many of each you would like.

Sponsor forms*

T-shirt - S, M, L or XL (please state size & quantity)

Running vests: S, M, L or XL (please state size & quantity)

Collection tins*

Collection buckets*

Balloons*

Declaration

1. I acknowledge that I am undertaking this event or activity entirely at my own risk and that York Teaching Hospital Charity shall not be liable in any way for damage, injury or loss that might occur as a result of the event/activity

2. I will ensure that all fundraising is conducted in a safe and legal manner

3. I agree to pay all charitable proceeds of the event to York Teaching Hospital Charity as soon as possible after the event/activity

4. I understand that York Teaching Hospital Charity will use the funds in a way that is most appropriate for the needs of York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, in line with our charitable aims and I cannot request purchase of specific items

5. I understand that I should seek medical advice from my general practitioner if I am in any doubt about my physical ability to hold or take part in this event/activity

I have read and understand all of the above and by submitting this form agree to adhere to them*

I would like to hear about where money raised is helping in our hospitals and future fundraising events and campaigns (please select preferred method of contact)*

I would like to hear about volunteering opportunities when they arise (please select preferred method of contact)*

If you would like to crity.fundraisingontact the Fundraising Team, please either email cha@york.nhs.uk or telephone 01904 724521

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Blood taking, York Hospital

Due to COVID-19, from Monday 6 April the Phlebotomy service at York Hospital outpatient department will be closed until further notice.

We will continue to offer a blood taking services for patients who have urgent bloods requests only, at the nearby Nuffield Hospital. The urgency will have been identified during your medical appointment. Please access the Nuffield Hospital via the main reception and from there you will be directed to Phlebotomy. Please take a seat and wait to be called.

Patients who have routine blood test for yearly check-ups should not attend. Instead, please contact your GP to request an appointment at the GP surgery for your bloods to be taken.


Maternity services

If you are due to have a baby, please visit our website for up to date information about maternity services at this time https://bit.ly/39ANleP


Haematology and Oncology services

With effect from Monday 6 April there will be temporary changes to the Haematology and Oncology services at Scarborough and York Hospital.  These decision have been made on the grounds of patient safety in the current coronavirus pandemic.  Find out more here.


Visiting cancelled

Due to the increasing number of cases of coronavirus across the UK, York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has made the decision to cancel all visiting to all its hospital sites in order to ensure the safety of patients and staff.

There are three exemptions to the ruling which are for one parent of a sick child under 18, for the partner of a woman giving birth and end of life patients at the discretion of the ward sister.

We would ask people to respect this decision and to treat our staff, who will be enforcing the visiting restrictions, with courtesy and respect.  For more information visit our website.


Outpatient appointments

We know that NHS services will come under intense pressure as the coronavirus spreads, and as a Trust we need to redirect staff, free up staff for refresher training and carry out any works as necessary, so we are able to maximise capacity for patients for when the number of infections peak.  We also need to reduce the number of people coming into our hospitals to protect our patients, as well as keeping our staff safe, well and able to come into work.

To do this, with effect from Tuesday 24 March 2020, along with other trusts in the Humber Coast and Vale partnerships, we have made the collective decision to suspend all non-urgent routine outpatient appointments for at least three months.  Urgent and emergency cases and cancer appointments will be carrying on as normal.

These are unprecedented times and we thank you for your understanding.  We know many people waiting for treatment will be disappointed or worried but please not contact the hospital as we will be contacting everyone directly affected in the coming days and weeks.

If you do not receive a letter or a phone call from the hospital, please turn up for your scheduled appointment as normal unless you have symptoms of coronavirus, a cold, flu or norovirus in which case you should contact us to cancel your appointment by clicking here.