Browsing Tag 'Winter 2013'

Giving Birth to Creativity

The wraps are off! Prototypes for art work on the walls of the 16 labour suites at Forth Valley Royal Hospital have just arrived from America, courtesy of Ava Blitz, a visual artist who’s commissions include a huge mosaic wall […]

Winter 2013

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One Stop Service for Frail Elderly

One of the last duties undertaken by Public Health Director Dr Anne Maree Wallace, before she retired, was to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with the British Red Cross. Although not a contractual agreement, the document promises a wide range […]

Winter 2013

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New Life-saving Scans Introduced

Sonographers have begun a new male screening programme which could save lives. Heather McLeod is pictured at Stirling Community Hospital with Clifford Deans from Doune, the first Forth Valley patient to be checked for an Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm. Mr Deans […]

Winter 2013

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Pioneering Work Leads to Safer Deliveries

The work of one of our staff, Sister Midwife Debbie Forbes, has led to improved safety for women and their unborn babies. Debbie, who works in the maternity department at Forth Valley Royal Hospital has developed new ways of regulating […]

Winter 2013

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