Our staff have received a special visit from a lady who was cared for on our Intensive Care Unit (ICU) more than 10 years ago.Read " Our Intensive Care Unit receives special…"
Today, staff from Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust welcomed leading Orthopaedic Surgeon and National Director at NHS Improvement (NHSI) for Clinical Quality and Efficiency, Professor Tim Briggs, to Plymouth to talk about his national programme.Read " National lead, Professor Tim Briggs, vis…"
This year, 17 Trainee Nursing Associates have joined Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust as new members of the multi-disciplinary workforce.Read " Trainee Nursing Associates introduced in…"
For a third successive year the hard work and dedication of our staff in the Endoscopy Unit at Derriford Hospital has been formally recognised by the Joint Advisory Group (JAG) on GI Endoscopy.Read " Dedicated endoscopy staff retain their a…"
Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust has become one of the first Trusts in the country to have applied barcoded labels (GLNs) to every room on the estate, as part of a national Scan4Safety programme.Read " Our Scan4Safety Team reach milestone…"
Our Neurology Parkinson’s Service at Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust has been shortlisted as a finalist in the first UK Parkinson’s Excellence Network Awards.Read " Parkinson’s Service shortlisted for nati…"
The NHS in Devon is working on a five-year plan for health and care services known as the Sustainability and Transformation Plan (STP).
A series of events are being held across Devon to discuss the first stage of this work - a review of acute services.Read " Devon STP - Acute Services Review: An op…"
Over the festive period, we were delighted to announce that our Gold Dust Appeal reached its £100,000 target to refurbish the children’s wards and corridors at Derriford Hospital.Read " Gold Dust smashes target thanks to the i…"
The Chestnut Appeal for Prostate Cancer is now able to provide the very latest in diagnostic technology in the South West, to help with faster diagnosis of prostate cancer, starting at Derriford Hospital in Plymouth.Read " Ultrasound-MRi Fusion for Targeted Diagn…"
Members of staff from the REI at Derriford Hospital have visited the Children's Eye, Ear and Rehabilitation Hospital (CHEERS) in Katmandu, Nepal.Read " REI staff forge further links with Eye S…"