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A Trip Down Memory Lane for Local Midwives

Midwives in Forth Valley not only celebrated the International Day of the Midwife on 5th May 2021 with goody bags and cup cakes, but...
Crafty Donation for ITU

Crafty Donation for ITU

Staff in ITU at Forth Valley Royal Hospital recently took delivery of more than 150 hand-quilted items, which have been lovingly made as a...

Glenn Highlights the Importance of Compassion

Glenn Carter, Speech and Language Therapy Coordinator, has written an article for the AHP Scotland website highlighting the importance of compassion in the recovery...

It’s OK To Ask – Supporting Positive Conversations With Patients

A new national campaign has been launched to support patients and healthcare professionals to have positive conversations about care and treatment. The campaign is running...

LFD Testing – Tips and Advice From Local Staff

LFD test kits are available for all NHS staff to help keep you, your colleagues, patients and your family and friends safe as many...

Ursula Paddles Into Retirement

After more than 20 years as an Emergency Department Consultant, Dr Ursula Mackintosh has retired and plans to spend more time in her kayak...

Sheila’s Sweet Treats for AHPs

Sheila McDonagh an Occupational Therapist with the Stirling Learning Disability team handmade this beautiful cake for her colleagues in the AHP office at Clackmannanshire...

Walking Wonders

Thanks to everyone who took part in the recent Step Together Walking Challenge. A total of 99 teams with 534 staff from across NHS Forth...

Game Changer for Lazy Eye

Using the latest technology from the gaming industry Consultant Ophthalmologist, Dr Iain Livingstone and Dr Mario Giardini, from the University of Strathclyde’s Biomedical Engineering...
Dr Helen Tyler

Changes to Organ Donation Could Be a Life Saver

Recent changes to the law on organ and tissue donation in Scotland have been very much welcomed by Dr Helen Tyler, our Clinical Lead...
Reflections of the Past Year

Book of Reflections Launched for International Nurses Day

A special book of reflections has been launched in NHS Forth Valley to recall the challenges of the past year due Covid-19. Designed by the...

Walking the West Highland Way for Malawi

Emergency Nurse Practitioner Charlie McCarthy almost made it to the finishing line in a fundraiser to support the education of children and young people...

Remembering Linda

Linda Laird. A name that many within the Forth Valley area relates to a funny, caring and fabulous nurse, that dedicated her life to...

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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...

*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...

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...