There was tea and cake aplenty on Wednesday 19th April as patients, nurses and colleagues gathered together to celebrate a special anniversary for The Primrose Foundation, as well as the appointment of a new charity-funded breast care nurse.Read " Triple celebration for The Primrose Foun…"
A new specialist breast care nurse has joined the breast care nursing team at Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, thanks to the local breast care charity, The Primrose Foundation.Read " New Primrose Nurse joins Derriford team …"
Two regional awards for health research endeavour have been won by staff from Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust.Read " Double South West Health Research Award …"
Students from Sir John Hunt Community College have redecorated the day room on Hartor Ward, giving it a complete makeover.Read " Finished Hartor Ward looks fantastic…"
The students from Sir John Hunt Community College are doing a great job transforming the day room on Hartor Ward, making it fit for patients, especially those with dementia, to use and enjoy.Read " Hartor day room gets a refurb…"
On Monday 3rd April 2017, a fantastic collection of supercars will be driving a crucial message from Lands-End to Bristol for a super cause.Read " Bowel Cancer West Grand Tour visits Derr…"
Our Pain Management Service and Dermatology Department have now both moved into Rowan House, which is situated on the Derriford Hospital site.Read " Relocation of Pain Management and Dermat…"
Cards designed to be sent out to families following the death of a loved one, which were developed by staff at Derriford Hospital, have been recognised today at the Patient Experience Network (PEN) National Awards and announced the winner of the Support for Caregivers, Friends and Family category.Read " Bereavement cards win at Patient Experie…"
From Monday 27 March 2017 there will be just one number that expectant mums or new parents will need to use to seek advice from a Derriford Midwife, both before and after they have had their baby.Read " Dedicated Maternity Line for pregnant wo…"
This week, the Trust has been running different initiatives as part of our Making Mealtimes Matter campaign, which has been organised to coincide with Nutrition and Hydration Week.Read " Hospital staff showcase how they’re Maki…"