‘Mum’ Kathy Waves Goodbye

Diabetes Specialist Nurse, Kathy Devlin, who has been ‘Mum’ to many of our patients, has retired after 25 years with NHS Forth Valley and almost 40 years with the health service.  At a celebratory tea to mark her retirement colleagues […]

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Travelling Times For Monica

Former Head of Clinical Governance, Monica Inglis received a helping hand to travel during her retirement, when she was presented with euros as one of her leaving gifts. Others included a specialty gin and matching glass as well as chocolates […]

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Lynne’s Legacy

Nurse of the Year, media personality, national award winner and equality and diversity champion are just a handful of the accolades associated with Lynn Waddell, who retired recently after 40 years working within the NHS. Lynn left on a high […]

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What A Difference A Dave Made

When David McPherson left NHS Forth Valley colleagues commented on his detailed knowledge, his ability to spot things quicker than anyone else and of course his legendary wit. Dave’s creative use of language, humour and observational skills were described as […]

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Bubbles Bows Out

Staff who attended Ian Aitken’s retirement learned a few things about him which he had managed to keep under wraps during his 42 year NHS career. Most people were aware that his first role was a nursing assistant at the […]

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Caroline Passes With Flying Colours

Caroline Blackhall, who works in the sterilisation unit in Falkirk (ASDU), has become one of the first sterile services staff in Scotland to gain a degree in decontamination sciences. Caroline achieved a distinction and completed the degree on a distance […]

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