Awards & Achievements

International Award

Congratulations to John Camilleri Brennan, Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon and his team, who were awarded the prize for the best e-poster in perioperative care/nutrition at the Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland (ASGBI) 2017 International Surgical Congress, […]

Summer 2017

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Senior Dietitian Awarded OBE

A senior dietitian with NHS Forth Valley has been awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2017, for services to dietetics and public health. Morag MacKellar, AHP Manager (Children’s Services) and Public Health Nutritionist for the Board said she […]

Summer 2017

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Winning Posters

NHS Forth Valley won two of the seven poster categories at the recent NHS Scotland Event at the SECC in Glasgow and were finalists in another two other categories. Nicola Wood, Team Leader Liaison Psychiatry and Yvonne Cairns, National Dementia Champion won the […]

Summer 2017

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Outstanding Educators

Congratulations to Behavioural Psychotherapist Ivor Smith, who won ‘Educator of the Year’ at the recent Student Nursing Times Awards. Ivor combines his NHS work with a secondment at the University of Stirling where he works as a part-time teaching fellow. […]

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First Rate Communicators

A round of applause for the NHS Forth Valley Communications Team who scored notable successes in the NHS Scotland Communications Awards. NHS Forth Valley won the Best Health Website award (nhsforthvalley.com), Communications Assistant Lindsay Hathaway was a finalist in the […]

Spring 2017

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Celebrating 3000 Years Of Service

Around 120 of our staff, with a total of 3070 years service between them, recently received a Long Service Award after achieving 20, 30 and 40 years with the NHS. They were invited to an award ceremony at Forth Valley […]

Spring 2017

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Prestigious Award For Oncology Unit

The Oncology Unit in Forth Valley Royal Hospital has been recognised by Macmillan Cancer Support for the high-quality environment it offers to patients. Following a recent successful reassessment, the Unit has retained its Macmillan Quality Environment Mark (MQEM), which recognises […]

Spring 2017

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Shining Example

The work carried out by Sandra Campbell, our local Macmillan Nurse Consultant for Cancer and Palliative Care, has been singled out for praise by an accredited learning representative from the Royal College of Nursing. Andrew Tumilson from Northern Ireland shadowed […]

Spring 2017

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Queen’s Nurse Title Returns To Forth Valley

One of our senior community nurses has been selected to take part in a special professional development programme to become a Queen’s Nurse. Joan Gracie, Team Leader for school nursing in Clackmannanshire and Stirling, is one of 20 nurses that […]

Spring 2017

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Accolade For Janet

Congratulations to Senior Midwife and Clinical Co-ordinator Janett Sneddon who was shortlisted for a Members’ Champion Award at the recent Royal College of Midwives (RCM) annual awards. Janett is a steward for the Forth Valley RCM branch and always willing […]

Spring 2017

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