Awards & Achievements

Marathon Fund Raiser

Despite being diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes six years ago at the age of 40, Advanced Nurse Practitioner Laura Mackintosh is determined to live life to the full, promoting exercise for Type 1 diabetics who are often anxious about exercising. […]

Summer 2018

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Thank You For Your Long Service

Around 90 of our staff with a total of 2590 years service between them, received a Long Service Award after achieving 20, 30 or 40 years service. They were invited to attend a special award ceremony at Forth Valley Royal […]

Spring 2018

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Expert Woman

The expertise of NHS Forth Valley’s Head of Family Child Psychology could soon be aired in the world of broadcast after she was selected to take part in the BBC Academy’s Expert Women Scotland day. Dr Lorraine Johnstone, who is […]

Spring 2018

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A Swimming Achievement

Well done to Lead Data Protection Officer, Linda Allen who has received an award for the work she does with Stirling Swimming Club, coaching children and adults with physical disabilities. Linda was the winner of the Community Coach Participation Award […]

Spring 2018

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Responding To Recommendations

A raft of measures designed to reinforce key infection control messages have been introduced into the Theatre Suite at Forth Valley Royal Hospital. They include, posters depicting the correct way to wear protective clothing, extra hand gels, pocket hand gels […]

Spring 2018

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Excelling In ED

Good work by Emergency Department staff at Forth Valley Royal Hospital is now achieving extra recognition, thanks to an innovative scheme which not only recognises excellent practice, but also encourages learning, improves patient safety and helps boost staff morale. Known […]

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School Nurse Crowned Queen’s Nurse

A Forth Valley nurse is among a group of 20 to have been awarded the title of Queen’s Nurse, marking the first time the honour has been made in Scotland for almost 50 years. Joan Gracie, who works as Team […]

Winter 2017/18

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NHS Forth Valley Maintains Bronze & Silver

For the ninth consecutive year NHS Forth Valley has maintained the bronze and silver awards as a Healthy Working Lives (HWL) employer. The national programme promotes health, safety and wellbeing in the workplace and in NHS Forth Valley a steering […]

Winter 2017/18

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Clackmannanshire Parent Project Wins Major Award

A project which provides support to young parents in Clackmannanshire has won the Excellent People, Excellent Outcomes award at the 2017 COSLA Excellence Awards. The Clackmannanshire Young Parents Project (YPP) not only encourages young parents to develop the skills, means […]

Winter 2017/18

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Leaders of The Future

Another group of staff have successfully completed the Introduction to Leadership programme. Before presenting their certificates, Morag McLaren, Associate Director of OD and Learning, offered congratulations and reminded them that they will never stop developing their ‘leadership skills’ regardless of […]

Winter 2017/18

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