"Thank you to all the team on Pencarrow for saving lives every day" - the words of Secretary of State for Health and Social Care Matt Hancock as he wrote them on the Pencarrow comments board during his night shift in the hospital.Read " Secretary of State for Health and Social…"
NHS Improvement has appointed Colonel (Retired) Graham Raikes MBE as a new Non-Executive Director at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust, with effect from today, Tuesday 25 September 2018.Read " New Non-Executive Director announced…"
A free urgent eye care service is set to provide easier access to care for minor eye conditions.Read " Community eye care to provide more acces…"
The Critical Care Unit at Derriford Hospital has received a generous donation of £3,500 from Plymouth True Blues, a Rangers supporters club.Read " Plymouth True Blues donate £3500 to Inte…"
Teenagers in Plymouth are to be the first - and only - in the South West to join the fight against meningitis, by taking part in a major national study.Read " Plymouth teenagers taking part in major …"
The 2nd Torpoint Scouts Group had a very personal reason for making a donation of £308 towards Derriford Children’s Cancer Service.Read " Torpoint Scouts’ donation to help childr…"
Children at Derriford Hospital are now able to drive themselves to surgery or X-rays in their very own Tesla car.Read " Tesla Owner’s Group donate kid-sized car…"
ACEmobile, a dementia screening app developed by two Plymouth psychologists, has made the final in two categories of the world’s largest healthcare awards programme, the HSJ Awards.Read " Dementia screening app shortlisted for t…"
Characters from the National Theatre production of War Horse paid a visit to Derriford Hospital today, bringing smiles and delight to both patients and staff.Read " War Horse characters visit Derriford Hos…"
The Rame Peninsula Men’s Choir have raised a staggering £17,000 for the oncology department at Derriford Hospital.Read " Rame Peninsula Men’s Choir raise £17,000…"