Browsing Tag 'Autumn 2016'

New Specialities for Specialist Nurse

Specialist nurse Linda Malone, who has retired after 39 years with the NHS, is planning to become proficient in three new specialties – bridge, bowls and Spanish! Linda started her career in nursing in 1977 at Stirling Royal Infirmary where […]

Autumn 2016

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Pioneering Physios

Physiotherapy Practitioners working in two GP practices in NHS Forth Valley are proving a great success with patients, and freeing up more time for GPs to see complex cases. Based in the Kersiebank Medical Practice in Grangemouth, and at Bannockburn […]

Autumn 2016

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Goodbye Benjamin Button

A member of staff who colleagues referred to as NHS Forth Valley’s answer to Benjamin Button – she gets younger every year! – celebrated her retirement recently after 43 years with the NHS. Clinical Nurse Manager for Eating Disorder Service/Substance […]

Autumn 2016

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Dietetic Honours

Two NHS Forth Valley Dietitians have been honoured by the British Dietetic Association at their 2016 annual awards ceremony in Birmingham. Nicola Henderson and the late Pamela McIntosh were both awarded the BDA Ibex award for professional achievement. Nicola Henderson […]

Autumn 2016

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