Winning Posters

NHS Forth Valley won two of the seven poster categories at the recent NHS Scotland Event at the SECC in Glasgow and were finalists in another two other categories.

Nicola Wood, Team Leader Liaison Psychiatry and Yvonne Cairns, National Dementia Champion won the ‘Effective’ category for their poster on dementia care. Dr Colin Morton, Dermatologist, also won in the ‘Infrastructure’ category with dermatology colleagues from across NHS Scotland for a poster outlining a new app and website for dermatology patient pathways.

Wendy Nimmo, Susan Duffy and George Doonan were finalists in the ‘Safe’ Category with a poster on reducing hospital cardiac rates with a deteriorating patient structured response.

Fiona Downie and Wendy Montwith, Extended Scope Physiotherapists, were finalists in the ‘Effective’ category with a poster on using extended scope physiotherapy as an alternative to GPs for musculoskeletal conditions in primary care.

Congratulations to all the staff involved in preparing and presenting the 7 posters which were submitted by NHS Forth Valley at this year’s national event.