Clean Bill of Health for Community Hospital

Staff at Falkirk Community Hospital scored top marks in an initial announced inspection by the Healthcare Environment Inspectorate (HEI). For the first time in Scotland, inspectors made no requirements or recommendations following their visit. Susan Brimelow, HEI Chief Inspector, said […]

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Deirdre Does It With Distinction

Congratulations to our Head of Information Governance Deirdre Coyle for passing the Caldicott Guardian Certificate with distinction. The qualification is normally undertaken by doctors who are Caldicott Guardians, and Deirdre is one of only a handful of people holding the […]

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NHS Staff Survey – Don’t Miss Out

There’s still time to complete this year’s national NHS Staff Survey so please take a few minutes to have your say it as it’s really important to hear the views of as many staff as possible across the organisation. If […]

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Get Active, Get Appy!

A Staff Nurse from Falkirk Community Hospital has proved that she is the most active staff member in NHS Forth Valley! Helen Fraser logged a massive 137,811 steps on a pedometer app during the ‘Get Active, Get Appy!’ Pedometer Challenge […]

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Blast from the Past!

Thank you to Brian Nolan, Head of Support Services, for sending us this great photo of staff in the kitchens of the former Bellsdyke Hospital in the 1920’s – we think we’ll stick with the more modern restaurant at Forth […]

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New Scheme Hailed A Success

A scheme devised by NHS Forth Valley health promotion staff to raise the confidence and self esteem of pupils in Forth Valley has proved a resounding success. Nine girls from the five secondary schools in Clackmannanshire were recognised for their […]

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