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Gold Award For TV Ad Featuring Local Staff

A TV ad, which featured local staff from Forth Valley Royal Hospital, the Scottish Ambulance Service station in Stirling and a Falkirk care home, has picked up a gold...

Robbie Retires After 46 Years

Robbie Duffy joined the NHS as a nursing student and then became a staff nurse before undertaking her midwifery training and subsequently working as a midwife in the Maternity...

Reaching New Heights in Sunflower Challenge

A 255 cm sunflower, nurtured by HR team member Linda Guy, has been crowned champion in a competition to grow the tallest bloom. The challenge was initiated after the...

Focus on Quality

Work is underway to develop a new Quality Strategy which will support the organisation's commitment to quality and outline our approach to planning, delivering and sustaining quality. Focusing on...

Update on Manual Handling & Violence and Aggression Training

The Manual Handling Training Team is working extremely hard to support all staff undertake mandatory training by offering either classroom or onsite training. They also have key workers carrying...

Flu is Serious – get your flu vaccine now

Have you had your flu jab yet? This year, as you’re probably aware, we’re doing things differently because of Covid-19 and the need for physical distancing. But we still...

Call MIA – new service offers quicker treatment for minor injuries

A new service has been launched in Forth Valley to provide quicker, more convenient treatment for minor injuries and avoid overcrowding to help keep staff and patients safe. Anyone with...

*Now Closed* – Win a luxury overnight stay at Gleneagles Hotel

As a thank you to NHS staff during the Covid-19 pandemic, Gleneagles Hotel has kindly provided 20 gift vouchers entitling two people to bed and breakfast at their luxury...

Sign Up to the New Organ Donation Memorial

Staff who have close links with organ donation are being invited to submit their first name signature which will then be copied in brightly coloured laser acrylic and form...
Kimberley Kirkbright brings an extra dimension to learning, using mannequins in the Sim Centre

Simulation is a Winner!

Changing a culture in the workplace can be challenging. But Kimberley Kirkbright, a Senior Clinical Nurse in ICU at Forth Valley Royal Hospital was determined to bring an extra...

IN THE SPOTLIGHT

Jillian Taylor – Service Manager, Women & Children’s Directorate

What does your job entail? Oh dear I hope I get this right or my managers will wonder what I’m up to! My job is...

Win Tickets To See Oor Wullie! (Closed)

Jings, crivvens, help ma boab! Scotland’s cheekiest, spiky-haired scamp is back at a fabulous new show! Only question is - where’s his bucket? Join Wullie,...

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*Now Closed* – Win a luxury overnight stay at Gleneagles Hotel

As a thank you to NHS staff during the Covid-19 pandemic, Gleneagles Hotel has kindly provided 20 gift vouchers entitling two people to bed...

Leaving For Law

More than a decade after beginning her nursing career in the NHS, Sarah Fairley is about to embark on a complete change in direction...

New WiFi On The Way

A wide range of work is underway to improve WiFi and connectivity, for staff, patients and the general public. These include: Forth Valley Royal Hospital New...

Anne Bids Farewell

Anne Benton, Organisational Development Advisor, retired in April 2020, and her colleagues in NHS Forth Valley had planned a themed ‘retirement tea to remember!’...