News

Spreading The Word

A member of staff, who is Mum to a young boy with a rare genetic mutation, was invited to go to Westminster to talk about the impact of mental health on parents and carers of children with serious conditions. Stacey […]

Summer 2018

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Game of A Lifetime

A Falkirk based mental health football team, run in partnership with NHS Forth Valley, Caledonia Services and Stenhousemuir Football Club, were given a rare opportunity to play on the hallowed turf of Hampden. Last year’s winners of the SFA Mental Health […]

Summer 2018

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Bucket Loads of Fun

Our Health Promotion service has been helping Clackmannanshire  nurseries and primary schools enjoy bucket loads of fun through the Play Mentor programme which they have been running in partnership with the Aberlour Child Care Trust. Nine successful graduates of the […]

Summer 2018

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Art For Oncology

Two illustrators with very different styles, Liz Myhill and Adrian McMurchie, have had their rough sketches (seen here) put before patients, visitors and staff in the Oncology Unit at Forth Valley Royal Hospital to ask what they think should go […]

Spring 2018

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All About Oncology

Nearly 2,000 new cases of cancer are diagnosed every year in Forth Valley, and 15,000 people in this area are living with cancer. The Oncology Unit at Forth Valley Royal Hospital is a specialised service providing high quality, holistic care. […]

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With Grateful Thanks

The Provincial Grand Master of Stirlingshire, Alistair T. Marshall recently presented a cheque for £400 to Mr Gavin Lamb, Consultant at the Urology Unit at Forth Valley Royal Hospital. Also pictured are his team and Dougie Barclay, a member of […]

Spring 2018

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Nature Walks For Wellbeing

Thanks to an unusual partnership between NHS Forth Valley and Scottish Canals, mental health patients have been able to enjoy a range of activities including yoga in the woods, a canal bird walk, building a mini beast hotel and a […]

Spring 2018

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Musical Moneyraiser

A cheque for £1,500 was presented to the Oral and Maxillofacial Team at Forth Valley Royal Hospital by Andrew Purdie from Bo’ness to thank local staff for the care he received after surgery. The money was raised at an event […]

Spring 2018

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A Visit From Malta

NHS Forth Valley recently welcomed some visitors from Malta. A team from Sir Anthony Mamo Oncology Centre paid a visit to Forth Valley Royal Hospital to find out more about the cancer services within the hospital. As part of the […]

Spring 2018

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Meeting The Challenge… In Record Time!

Congratulations to everyone who took part in the Creating Capacity to Care outpatient challenge, to save 10,000 face-to-face outpatient appointments in the year ending March 2018. The target was reached two months ahead of schedule and staff taking part will […]

Spring 2019

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