News

Farewell To Fries

Young patients at Forth Valley Royal Hospital are now able to tuck into healthier and more nutritious food following the introduction of a new menu specifically created for the Children’s Ward. Devising new menu options has involved NHS Forth Valley […]

Spring 2019

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Act of Kindness In Memory of Theo

Two young boys undertook a special mission recently in the Children’s Ward at Forth Valley Royal Hospital with an Act of Kindness in memory of a baby who died aged just three weeks.  Nine year old Sam Fleming and his […]

Spring 2019

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Meet Our Two New Board Members

Two new Non-Executive Board members were recently appointed to the Board of NHS Forth Valley following the departure of former Board members Fiona Gavine and Joanne Chisholm. Allan Rennie worked as a journalist on a variety of newspapers including the […]

Spring 2019

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Michelle Is Our Whistleblowing Champion

NHS Forth Valley has a new Whistleblowing Champion, Non-Executive Board member Michele McClung. The Whistleblowing Champion has a critical role in ensuring that whistleblowing arrangements are working effectively. Michele will also work closely with relevant staff, HR representatives, governance committees, […]

Spring 2019

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Protect Yourself Against FLU

Winter may be just around the corner but so is the start of the flu season! This year’s the flu vaccine covers four strains of flu, one more than last year, and it has already proven to be very effective […]

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Well Done Loch View!

The hard work and efforts of staff, patients and families at Loch View has paid off handsomely after a series of events to raise money for charity. Over the past two years these have included a garden sale, yellow fun […]

Winter 2018/19

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Big Coffee Success

Staff at Board Headquarters in Carseview House were invited by Managed Clinical Network Project Officer Andrene Keith and Sexual Health/Blood Borne Virus Project Manager Ann McGregor to join them for a cuppa as part of the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning […]

Winter 2018/19

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See How Your Garden Grows

A new dementia-friendly garden has been created for patients in Ward 2 at Bo’ness Community Hospital to help them access the outdoors and enjoy some fresh air. The garden provides space for familiar activities such as digging, potting, flowers, walking […]

Winter 2018/19

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Handmade for Dementia

Patients in Ward A32 at Forth Valley Royal Hospital have now got something special up their sleeves, with colourful cannula sleeves fashioned by Senior Staff Nurse Donna Marie Marshall. Her knitting and crocheting prowess was inspired after a woman from […]

Winter 2018/19

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Now Wash Your Hands

These youngsters at Kippen Primary School enjoyed a lesson on the importance of hand washing under the watchful eye of Senior Specialist Health Protection Nurse Victoria McDonald. The children really enjoyed placing their hands, complete with glitter bug gel, into […]

Winter 2018/19

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