Introducing Our New GP Fellows

Five doctors recently took up post as part of a new pilot project which aims to develop the skills and experience of recently qualified GPs in caring for older people. The doctors (also known as GP Fellows) will provide support […]

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Heading for HEPMA

A new electronic prescription chart which is replacing Kardex is to be piloted in mental health and children’s ward in early 2016. The system, known as HEPMA (Hospital Electronic Prescribing and Medicines Administration), will remove any problems with deciphering handwriting […]

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Getting It Right for Every Child

Getting it Right for Every Child (GIRFEC) is a Scottish Government-led approach that aims to; Improve outcomes for all children and young people Ensure professionals work together to make sure children and young people get the help they need, when […]

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A Big Welcome to Our First Modern Apprentices

NHS Forth Valley is committed to providing employment and training opportunities for young people. Following a successful recruitment campaign for our Business & Administration Modern Apprenticeship Scheme, 14 trainees have recently taken up posts in the following departments across NHS […]

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Silver Service

NHS Forth Valley has retained its Healthy Working Lives Silver status. The award scheme helps employers create a safer, healthier and more motivated workforce. The organisation first achieved a Bronze, followed by a Silver award in 2014. Reassessment takes place […]

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Best Ever Result

The number of NHS Forth Valley staff who completed the 2015 NHS Scotland Staff Survey was the best ever, with a response rate of 42%, six per cent higher than in 2014. This compared with a Scottish average of 38%. […]

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