Our People

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 […]

Summer 2018

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New Role For Cardiology Consultant

Listening to what patients wants has become the watchword across NHS Forth Valley following the policy Realistic Medicine launched by Catherine Calderwood, Scotland’s Chief Medical Officer. Catherine Labinjoh, Consultant Cardiologist, has been appointed as our new Realistic Medicine Clinical Lead […]

Summer 2018

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Fiona Is Busier Than Ever

There’ll be no carpet slippers and putting her feet up for former Director of Finance, Fiona Ramsay, who retired recently. Her schedule is going to be even busier than a day in the office with Italian lessons, walking football, golf, […]

Spring 2019

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Hello Robert Goodbye Tom

NHS Forth Valley has a new Employee Director, Robert Clarke, who has taken over from Tom Hart who retired recently. Robert began his career in NHS Forth Valley in 1985 working as a relief plaster technician before moving to Theatres […]

Spring 2018

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Partners In Practice

In what is seen as a key breakthrough for the nursing profession, the latest partnership at Dr Whitelaw and Partners within Meadowbank Health Centre in Polmont has been taken up by an Advanced Nurse Practitioner. The appointment of Paul Leishman […]

Spring 2018

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Colin Calls It A Day

After a long and varied career including GP practice and a stint in Australia, Dr Colin Crawford has retired from his post as Consultant Psychiatrist with the Intensive Home Treatment Team and the Perinatal Mental Health Service. Colin joined NHS […]

Spring 2018

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What A Cracker!

We all know Christmas is wrapped up for another year but we felt we had to share the picture of the season when Ryan Morrison from the IT service desk decided to become a cracker! He was helping raise money […]

Winter 2017/18

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Marathon Men & Women

Six charities have benefitted from a great result by these staff from Theatres and ITU. They completed the Glasgow half marathon raising a grand total of £6,441. The money was shared between Strathcarron Hospice, Sick Kids Glasgow, Dementia UK, Macmillan, […]

Winter 2017/18

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We Are Champions!

A Falkirk football team, made up of staff and patients from Woodlands Resource Centre, Bellsdyke Hospital and Caledonian Services has been crowned champions of the SFA Mental Health and Wellbeing League. The team is supported by NHS Forth Valley, Stenhousemuir […]

Winter 2017/18

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Thumbs Up For Choose To Lose At Work

The ophthalmology outpatient team at Falkirk Community Hospital is celebrating a total weight loss of an amazing 5 stone 8 1/2 pounds after taking part in the Choose to Lose at Work 10-week programme. Mentored by Staff Nurse Julie Catlin, […]

Winter 2017/18

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