Developments & Innovations

Sign Up To Improve Survival

Staff are being urged to sign up for resuscitation training in a bid to improve survival from cardiac arrest. Last year attendance at various adult and paediatric courses was only 71% leaving 525 training places unfilled.  Now a major campaign […]

Summer 2019

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Tissue Donation Success

Cornea donation in Forth Valley has doubled over the past year, thanks to an innovative scheme devised by an NHS Forth Valley Emergency Department doctor. Each member of staff in the Department has now been issued with a prompt card, […]

Summer 2019

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Let’s Talk About Weight – New Pack Available For Staff

Suggesting to a patient that they need to lose weight is never easy. But now community dietitians in NHS Forth Valley have launched a practitioners pack ‘Let’s talk about weight – Practitioners Pack’ for healthcare professionals which helps them raise […]

Summer 2019

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Apple Appeal Bears Fruit

Kind-hearted folk in Forth Valley responded magnificently after health professionals appealed to the public to donate unused or unwanted Apple iPod shuffles to help with a new project called ‘Music with Meaning’. Many offers of equipment were received as people […]

Summer 2019

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