In The Spotlight

In The Spotlight

Samantha Goudie, Project Manager for Realistic Medicine

Tell us a little about your new role I am passionate about person-centred care and this is my ideal job. Before joining NHS Forth Valley...

Amy Jackson, OD and Learning & Education Advisor

Tell us a little about your job I am a new Organisational Development and LET Advisor, based in the Learning Centre at FVRH. It’s a...

Lorraine Robertson, Head of Mental Health Nursing and Prison Healthcare

Describe a typical day at work I come in with all the best laid plans which rarely get achieved due to other competing demands. Since...

Jack Buchanan, Contact Tracer

Tell us a little about your job and what it entails I’m a Contact Tracer with Test and Protect. So primarily, I call people who...

Joanna Elliott, Head of Occupational Health

What made you apply for this job? You could say I was born into the workplace as my mother opened a family-run hardware shop when...

Claire Robertson, Clinical Nurse Educator

Claire Robertson, Clinical Nurse Educator, Emergency Department Tell us something about your new role I am the new Clinical Nurse Educator within the Emergency Department (ED)...

Tracey Gow, Senior Charge Nurse

How did you arrive in your current post? I started my career in Bo’ness Community Hospital. It was a great place for a newly qualified...

Sandra McEwan, Staff Nurse

Tell us a little about your current role? I am currently employed with the NHS Forth Valley Staff Bank. I have been working with the...

Louise Kane, ANP, Forth Valley Prison Service

What attracted you to work in prisons? The prisons were unknown to me and I was receiving text messages from the staff bank to say...

Liam Hanlon, Personal Assistant, Forth Valley Royal Hospital

What made you want to be a PA? I do have ambition but I think my ambition is quite open ended rather than having a...

New Stroke Service Gets Off To A Flying Start

Around 200 stroke patients in Forth Valley have benefitted from a range of services from the START team which is celebrating its first anniversary....

Offshore Support for Children’s Ward

Hannah Cormack, a staff nurse in Day Medicine at Forth Valley Royal Hospital, recently visited the Children’s ward to donate some gifts to their...

Double Thanks To Neonatal Unit

For two little sparklers – twins Nellie and Nora, the 5th of November is a very special day. This was the day the pair were...