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Electronic Patient Records Update

The move towards working with an Electronic Patient Record programme continues to gain momentum. More than 160 staff attended the last update event in...

It’s Good to Talk

You don’t have to be experiencing long-term sickness absence to access the Employee Counselling Service. This is open to everyone at anytime. NHS Forth...

Your Patients And Colleagues Need You!

Winter is always the busiest time of the year for NHS staff so it is vital that you stay well and healthy and look...

All In A Days Work

When you visit the occupational health department for your flu immunisation this year, you’ll see a fascinating glimpse of the world of work in...

Jane Gets The Jab

Chief Executive Jane Grant was one of the first in the queue to get the flu jab at the recent outreach clinic at Carseview...

Innovative Therapy Wins Top Award

An NHS Forth Valley speech and language therapist currently on secondment to Strathcarron Hospice has won a top award for her efforts to improve...

Prize For Public Health

An NHS Forth Valley consultant was also recently recognised by the UK Faculty of Public Health (FPH). Dr Alex Stirling received the Littlejohn Gairdner Prize...

A Fresh Pair Of Eyes

The work of the Patient Public Panel PPP) has received a round of applause from NHS Forth Valley staff as it nears its 10th...

Dashboard Success

Real time dashboards which help monitor patient activity across our inpatient wards have achieved recognition for our IT team. They were runners up in...

Act Fast to Save Lives

Two specialist stroke nurses - Caroline McGhee and Amanda Smart – have been busy in Forth Valley Royal Hospital, helping people recognise the signs...

Collecting for Covid-19

This may seem a very strange thing to be writing about under the current circumstances, but bear with me. How will we look back on...

Rachael SMILES for family cycling challenge

Spare a thought for Rachael Angus–Felton, Medical Rota Co-ordinator within the Women and Children’s Directorate, who, together with her husband Ian and sons Alex...

Blood Bikes Bonanza

Thanks to a magnificent fund raising effort by the Discharge Lounge team at Forth Valley Royal Hospital, more than £1000 has been raised for...

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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...