In The Spotlight

In The Spotlight – Bryan Hynd

Bryan Hynd, Head of Medical Physics, NHS Forth Valley. What does your current job entail? My current job as the Head of Medical Physics, is to manage the medical physics team who are responsible for the maintenance, repair and procurement […]

Summer 2016

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In The Spotlight – Carol Scott

Carol Scott, Nursery Nurse, Neonatal Unit, Forth Valley Royal Hospital How long have you been in your current job and what does it involve? I have been in my current post for 38 years. My job involves looking after babies […]

Spring 2016

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In the Spotlight – Ailsa Bayne

Ailsa Bayne, Staff Nurse, Renal Unit, Forth Valley Royal Hospital How did you arrive at your present job? I originally trained to be a nurse at Tayside Health Board and after qualifying, worked at Ninewells hospital in Dundee. Although I […]

Winter 2015/16

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In the Spotlight – Stephanie Doody

How did you arrive at your current post? I accidently fell into audiology when I left the now Glasgow Caledonian University in 1993. Training for Audiologists was Modern Apprenticeship style with professional exams – I loved the idea of training […]

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In The Spotlight – Anne Begg

How did you arrive at your current job? I started my NHS career in 1979 as a nursing auxiliary at Bangour Hospital, Broxburn which has since been demolished.   I thoroughly enjoyed my Registered General Nurse training at Falkirk & District […]

Summer 2015

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In The Spotlights – Tracey Gillies

Miss Tracey Gillies, Medical Director, NHS Forth Valley How did you arrive in your present job? I trained as a general surgeon and, after I became a consultant, I had the opportunity to get involved in some national improvement work. […]

Spring 2015

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In The Spotlight – Janette Fraser

Janette Fraser, Director of Regional Planning (West of Scotland). How did you arrive in your current job? No road map or compass, but lots of amazing jobs in the NHS en route and inspirational people who have encouraged me to […]

Winter 2014/15

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In The Spotlight – Michael Moneypenny

Dr Michael Moneypenny, Director of the Scottish Centre for Simulation and Clinical Human Factors (SCSCHF) and Consultant Anaesthetist, NHS Forth Valley Tell us about your current role I spend half my time as a consultant anaesthetist here in Forth Valley […]

Autumn 2014

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In The Spotlight – Ross Cheape

When did you decide that mental health nursing was the career path you wished to follow? In 2003, I took up a summer job as a Bank nursing assistant to save up for a degree in Politics and History (thinking […]

Summer 2014

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In the Spotlight – Anne Finlay

What do you like best about your job? Firstly, I must say the people I work with. Over the years I have made many lasting friendships and work with many of my best friends. I like working with the public […]

Spring 2014

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