Awards & Achievements

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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Prescription For Success

NHS Forth Valley’s hospital pharmacy team once again did us proud, by reaching the finals of the annual Scottish Pharmacist Awards .The event offers a platform to showcase success and achievements in Pharmacy across Scotland over the past 12 months. […]

Spring 2017

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Sparkling Night For NHS Forth Valley

NHS Forth Valley had an amazing night at the recent 2016 Scottish Health Awards, producing no less than four winners. SHARON COGGINS, an additional support midwife practitioner at Forth Valley Royal Hospital, took home the MIDWIFE AWARD. Sharon supports families […]

Winter 2016/17

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Every Picture Tells A Story

BATHED in the moody light of a stormy sky, this dramatic shot of the Forth Bridge was captured on camera by our Head of Medical Physics, Bryan Hynd. It was one of the breathtaking entries in an international competition which […]

Winter 2016/17

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A Dose of The Right Medicine Is A Winner

A Forth Valley pharmacist closely involved with the development of a local scheme which offers free antibiotic treatment without prescription for a number of health conditions was named Independent Pharmacist of the Year at the 2016 Scottish Pharmacy Awards. Jonathan […]

Winter 2016/17

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