Developments & Innovations

Patient Flow Programme Update

NHS Forth Valley is one of four health boards in Scotland which has been working with the Boston based Institute of Healthcare Improvement (IHO) on a pilot programme to understand and improve the way patients move through our hospitals. Initial […]

Spring 2017

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Better Every Day

Work is underway across the organisation to help make NHS Forth Valley one of the safest and caring organisations in the NHS. That’s the aim of our new Quality Improvement Strategy which sets out five key aims to improve the […]

Spring 2017

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‘We Care’ – Our New Nursing & Midwifery Strategy

What makes a nurse or midwife extra special when caring for patients? A new Nursing and Midwifery Strategy has just been launched which sets out criteria to help deliver the excellent care for which the profession is recognised. Following a […]

Spring 2017

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Smiles All Round

In the last issue of Staff News we featured the role of a ‘virtual clinic’ which is being trialled in arthroplasty as part of the ‘Creating Capacity to Care Challenge’. The scheme is designed to help release valuable appointment time […]

Spring 2017

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