Browsing Tag 'Autumn 2017'

Date For Your Diary – Monday 9 April 2018

NHS Forth Valley is on track for a ‘whole organisation go-live’ date for the iMatter questionnaire. This will take place on Monday 9th April 2018, and we will continue to hold one every year on or around this date. The […]

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Investing In Our People Update

Investing in People (IIP) assessments were carried out in Acute Services in June 2016 and within Community Services in 2017 to maintain the Silver Standard and help achieve a Gold Standard by 2018. The organisation also underwent Year 1 of […]

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Supporting Staff – New Resources Available

A new leaflet is now available highlighting a range of psychological resources to help deal with the pressures of everyday life and work. It includes information on self-help resources, courses and services, which are known to be effective in addressing […]

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Update on eESS Learning and Actions Required

eESS learning went live across NHS Forth Valley in July 2017 and has replaced the LearnPro Course Booking System, NOT access to e-learning modules. You can access the eESS system via the staff intranet with your eESS user name, which […]

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Kangaroo Mother Care… Neonatal Nursing In Vietnam

It was an ad placed through the Scottish Neonatal Group which caught the eye of one of Forth Valley’s most senior neonatal nurses, Anne Moylan. Wanted were qualified neonatal nurses and lecturers to deliver education in Da Nang province in […]

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Goodbye Tension, Hello Pension

There was a bumper turnout to say farewell to Senior Charge Nurse Ann Myles who retired after 37 years with the NHS. Celebrating with her was her husband Stephen, who also retired recently as a Staff Nurse in Urology. Between […]

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Thank You B11

Ward B11 at Forth Valley Royal Hospital received a share of money raised for Crohn’s & Colitis UK, for the care they gave to a patient, Anne Cunningham. They were presented with a cheque for £200 after one of Anne’s […]

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Staff Invited To Sign Up & Save A Life

Posters featuring staff and local patients have been distributed to healthcare premises across Forth Valley, asking people to sign the organ donation register and save a life. Among those pictured was Dr Helen Tyler, our Organ Donation Clinical Lead, whose […]

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Raising Money Toot Suite

Taking a ‘big stroll’ through Glasgow, a team from the NHS Forth Valley sexual health department were among more than 7,000 walkers who took 271 million steps and burned 13.6 million calories between them in the Glasgow Kiltwalk. The event […]

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Party Time In Clackmannanshire

Around 80 people – patients, carers and families – attended the annual garden party organised by Ward 1 at Clackmannanshire Community Healthcare Centre. Despite the rain, Senior Charge Nurse Julie Kennedy said feedback had been excellent.  She said: “It was […]

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