Browsing Tag 'Spring 2018'

Investing in Young People

In NHS Forth Valley we recognise that recruiting and developing young people is a great way to develop a more dynamic and productive workforce and can help tackle issues such as an ageing workforce, skills gaps and shortages, talent development […]

Spring 2018

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iMatter Roll Out Timeline

iMatter is live in all Directorates in NHS Forth Valley and across almost 500 individual teams.  Some dates for your diary. Please get involved. NHS Forth Valley iMatter Roll Out Timeline 2018 NHS Forth Valley’s eHealth Training Team have created […]

Spring 2018

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Turas Is Live

What is Turas? Turas (Gaelic for ‘Journey’) is a single digital platform developed by NHS Education for Scotland (NES) which hosts Turas Appraisal, replacing e-KSF, which is now no longer available. During the development and testing of Turas Appraisal, feedback […]

Spring 2018

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With Grateful Thanks

The Provincial Grand Master of Stirlingshire, Alistair T. Marshall recently presented a cheque for £400 to Mr Gavin Lamb, Consultant at the Urology Unit at Forth Valley Royal Hospital. Also pictured are his team and Dougie Barclay, a member of […]

Spring 2018

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Nature Walks For Wellbeing

Thanks to an unusual partnership between NHS Forth Valley and Scottish Canals, mental health patients have been able to enjoy a range of activities including yoga in the woods, a canal bird walk, building a mini beast hotel and a […]

Spring 2018

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Musical Moneyraiser

A cheque for £1,500 was presented to the Oral and Maxillofacial Team at Forth Valley Royal Hospital by Andrew Purdie from Bo’ness to thank local staff for the care he received after surgery. The money was raised at an event […]

Spring 2018

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A Visit From Malta

NHS Forth Valley recently welcomed some visitors from Malta. A team from Sir Anthony Mamo Oncology Centre paid a visit to Forth Valley Royal Hospital to find out more about the cancer services within the hospital. As part of the […]

Spring 2018

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Speech Success

Children at a Forth Valley primary school have substantially increased their language skills, thanks to working closely with speech and language therapists from NHS Forth Valley. Figures show that on average, children made 28 months progress in their spoken language […]

Spring 2018

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Kenny’s Kindness

A kind-hearted local man has donated £500 to the Oncology Unit at Forth Valley Royal Hospital as a thank you for the care he has received from staff. Kenny Ferguson, known in the local area for being the ‘Alpine Lemonade […]

Spring 2018

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Budding Radio Star

Smoking cessation adviser Laura Boyle has become a ‘radio star’ in a new national campaign to re-brand the work of stop smoking services. Laura features as part of the ‘Quit Your Way’ campaign and her voice was aired on a […]

Spring 2018

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