Busy Busy

It’s been a hectic few months for our latest Chief Residents, Ruridh Allen and Adam   Williamson. Improving staff engagement by the way of trainee forums, helping management to plan and implement a programme of Clinical Development Fellows and work to […]

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Fond Farewell To Christine

Patients in Unit 1 at Bo’ness Hospital joined the retirement celebrations when senior charge nurse Christine O’Donnell retired after 44 years with the NHS. Christine had a varied career with NHS Forth Valley, beginning at the age of 16 working […]

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Introducing Our Latest Dementia Specialists

Two of our senior nurses have graduated as Dementia Specialist Improvement Leads (DSIL) and another four healthcare professionals in Forth Valley have become National Dementia Champions. The leadership roles were achieved by Shona Mackie, Care Home Psychiatric Liaison Nurse Specialist […]

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Elaine Heads For Pastures New

A weel-kent face across the organisation for almost 30 years has left for pastures new. Elaine Vanhegan, Head of Performance and Governance with NHS Forth Valley, has taken up a new post with NHS Greater Glasgow as Head of Board […]

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Anne Says It With Flowers

After 33 years service, Anne Cairns, Customer Services Manager for Community Domestic Services, has said goodbye to a world of dusters, brushes and vacuum cleaners to head for retirement. She was first employed in 1985 as a Domestic Assistant in the […]

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Peter Hangs Up His Boots

As a professional footballer, Peter Mackie played for Celtic, Dundee, St Mirren and Partick Thistle, before hanging up his boots to join the NHS in 1991 as a Safety and Monitoring Manager at Stirling Royal Infirmary. Now he has taken […]

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