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Meet our New Learning Disability Acute Liaison Nurse

Jemma Nisbet has recently taken up this role and hopes she will soon become a familiar and approachable face in NHS Forth Valley to support clinical staff in delivering...

Biking for Bowel Surgery

Patients in Forth Valley due to undergo bowel surgery are now being given the opportunity to pedal their way to a speedier recovery by using an e-Bike prior to...

Glynis Is Still Smiling After 41 Years Service

NHS Forth Valley recently said goodbye to Glynis Mitchell who has retired after 41 years as a podiatrist. Her first post was with NHS Fife in Anstruther and she...

In Memory of Jolene Patrick

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of 31 year Jolene Patrick on her daughter Emmeline’s first birthday. Jolene was a community psychiatric nurse based in...

New Tree of Life

Patients with Covid-19 who were cared for in Ward A31 at Forth Valley Royal Hospital are being recognised and remembered through a new Tree of Life mural which has...

Keep Up-to-date with Your Health & Safety Training

Nursing staff at Forth Valley Royal Hospital are being urged to make sure they are up-to-date with manual handling and violence and aggression training. It follows a visit earlier...

Precious Gifts for Caring Caroline

A teddy bear made from a number of NHS Scotland nursing uniforms was one of many gifts presented to Caroline Gill, NHS Forth Valley’s Head of Nursing for Learning...

Crash Trolley Improvements

The Resuscitation Service has recently undertaken an update of crash trolleys across NHS Forth Valley. Improvements include a new documentation folder, contents list and equipment layout, with the removal...

Collette is Flying High

Most of us are keen to have a good work-life balance, spending time relaxing with friends and family, pursuing hobbies and generally winding down after a hectic few days...

Stepping Out for Diabetes

Energy and Environment Assistant Tracy Gwynne has set herself a huge challenge, walking 1.7 million steps –the equivalent of Lands End to John O’Groats - in memory of her...

IN THE SPOTLIGHT

In The Spotlight – Moira Straiton

Moira Straiton, Department Manager, Corporate Portfolio Management Office (PMO) Tell us a little about your new role and why you are looking forward to it? I...

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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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!’...

Staff Awards 2019

A star-studded night at the Albert Halls in Stirling saw staff collect a series of awards reflecting both their care for patients and their...