Browsing Tag 'Summer 2015'

Ex-It The Cardex

The days of using paper to manage and record what medicines patients take during their stay in hospital are coming to an end. The hospital prescription charts  (known as Kardex), which are marked up by staff throughout the day to […]

Summer 2015

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Surviving Puberty

Community Sexual Health Educator Joanne Barrie has collated new guidance for parents and carers on how to prepare for – and survive – puberty in young people with a learning disability. Puberty can be a difficult time for many youngsters; […]

Summer 2015

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Annual Report Launch – Health Promotion

Want to learn more about the work of the health promotion service over the past year. Read their annual report which is available in the annual reports section of the NHS Forth Valley website: www.nhsforthvalley.com Pictured at the launch (left to […]

Summer 2015

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Long Distance Runners

Two health promotion staff have been pounding the streets of two capital cities to raise money for charity.  Ann McLaughlin, Health Promotion Lead Officer, was spurred to run the Rome Marathon whilst watching the London Marathon on TV during a […]

Summer 2015

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