Browsing Tag 'Summer 2019'

Sweet Memories at Bo’ness

Patients in Ward 2 at Bo’ness Hospital can now take a step back in time, thanks to the work of these volunteers from Denny and Bonnybridge Men’s Shed. They’ve converted a summer house at the bottom of the hospital garden […]

Summer 2019

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Wish You Were Here

Forth Valley GP, Dr Lynsay Crawford and her team became stars of the show at a recent recruitment event for GPs. The so-called ‘speed dating event’ was organised in Glasgow by the BMA and, when a speaker didn’t turn up, […]

Summer 2019

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Big Increase In Research

The number of clinical studies and trials taking place in NHS Forth Valley has increased sevenfold in the last 15 years from 32 in 2004 to 210 in 2018. They include input into a number of national research programmes and […]

Summer 2019

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Eye To The Future

The use of technology is delivering quicker treatment for local patients who present with eye problems following an injury or accident. It involves a slit lamp being used with a tablet computer to enable a consultant ophthalmologist to view the […]

Summer 2019

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Major Art Project Completed At Stirling Health And Care Village

The finishing strokes have now been applied to a major arts project stretching across the new Stirling Health and Care Village. The first stage of the project by Leigh Bagley, a contemporary textile and pattern designer, involved the design and […]

Summer 2019

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Sparkling Result For Renal Unit

Around £4,000 was raised for the Renal Unit at Forth Valley Royal Hospital, thanks to an event at Stirling Rugby Club, organised by eight staff nurses.  Around 250 people  attended  the Sparkling Afternoon Tea and were treated to a range […]

Summer 2019

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Big Hearted Donation

Five new monitors, which can help detect serious heart conditions soon after birth, have been given to Forth Valley Royal Hospital by Tiny Tickers, a charity that aims to support babies with heart conditions. The monitors are the first the […]

Summer 2019

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