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Positive Placement with Clinical Research Team

Rhianne Shaw, a third-year student nurse, recently completed her management training placement with the Clinical Research Team. This was the first time the team...

Plaudits for Plastic Surgery Team

Two local patients recently showed their appreciation of the Plastic Surgery team by raising money for the service. Stanley Watson, from Falkirk, asked his family...

Research on New Test to Help Rule out Womb Cancer

NHS Forth Valley is the only site in Scotland to join a UK study into a diagnostic test which could help gynaecologists rule out...

Green Spaces Help Staff Take Time Out

A previously unloved piece of ground beside the carpark at Graeme Medical Centre in Falkirk has been transformed into a calming green oasis for...

Masons Support Macmillan

Local Freemasons David Duncan and Tam Meikle recently visited the Macmillan One to One Team based at in Airth Health Centre. Both were very...

Responding to the Climate Emergeny

NHS Scotland recently published its Climate Emergency and Sustainability Strategy (2022-2026) with Health and Social Care Secretary Hamza Yousaf Secretary warning that climate change...

Martin is Chieftain for the Day

A Stirling community psychiatric nurse was chosen to be Chieftain at this year’s Bridge of Allan games after organisers searched for a Covid-19 hero...

Lauren’s Visual Diary

Mostly inspired by two of her great loves, nature and cats, Lauren Bremner is an up-and-coming young Scottish artist, who has been working closely...

Ellen Looks Forward to Her Reinvention

After 45 years in nursing, Ellen Hudson, Deputy Nurse Director, recently retired. Ellen started her career as a nursing auxiliary, then completed her training...

Catherine’s Lasting Legacy

A wide range of improvements and a new appointment system for patients attending the venesection clinic, is the legacy of Catherine Clark who recently...

Peer Immunisers Wanted – Volunteer Today!

Peer Immunisers are wanted to help deliver the Autumn/Winter Vaccination Programme to local staff across NHS Forth Valley. They play a vital role in improving...

Compassionate and Caring Heather Retires

Described by her colleagues as a compassionate and caring manager, Integrated Mental Health Team Manager, Heather Tainsh, has retired from NHS Forth Valley after...

Meet Imogen – Our Latest Cycling Ambassador

“I’m Imogen Murray and I work as a doctor in sexual health services and prison healthcare. My dad was a keen cyclist, so I...