Evelyn Goes On Camera

One of our Health Visitors, Evelyn McCubbin, who works at the Meeks Road Surgery in Falkirk, has been asked to take part in a short film for the Alcohol Focus Scotland website. Evelyn has been at Meeks Road for the […]

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New Specialities for Specialist Nurse

Specialist nurse Linda Malone, who has retired after 39 years with the NHS, is planning to become proficient in three new specialties – bridge, bowls and Spanish! Linda started her career in nursing in 1977 at Stirling Royal Infirmary where […]

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Pioneering Physios

Physiotherapy Practitioners working in two GP practices in NHS Forth Valley are proving a great success with patients, and freeing up more time for GPs to see complex cases. Based in the Kersiebank Medical Practice in Grangemouth, and at Bannockburn […]

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Goodbye Benjamin Button

A member of staff who colleagues referred to as NHS Forth Valley’s answer to Benjamin Button – she gets younger every year! – celebrated her retirement recently after 43 years with the NHS. Clinical Nurse Manager for Eating Disorder Service/Substance […]

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Dietetic Honours

Two NHS Forth Valley Dietitians have been honoured by the British Dietetic Association at their 2016 annual awards ceremony in Birmingham. Nicola Henderson and the late Pamela McIntosh were both awarded the BDA Ibex award for professional achievement. Nicola Henderson […]

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Passion for Cleanliness

Colleagues have said farewell to Lorna Henry, Service Manager, Medical Directorate, who has retired after 41 years in the NHS. Lorna started her career as a nursing auxiliary at Bellsdyke Hospital and subsequently began student nurse training in mental health.  […]

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