Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust has become the first in the UK to join TriNetX, a global health research network, which helps to bring new therapies to patients, by providing access to the earliest and most innovative clinical trials being conducted, both at home and abroad.Read " Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust is first in…"
Latest News — articles for January 2018
The maternity care at Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust continues to be highly rated by mothers, according to a national survey published today. In some areas, our Trust has been rated as one of the top performing nationally.Read " Mothers still highly rate our maternity …"
Peter Cantin, Consultant Sonographer and employee of the Trust since 1995, has been awarded his Doctorate in Clinical Research.Read " Trust Sonographer awarded Doctorate in C…"
The Plymouth Royal College of Midwives has signed up for the Royal College of Midwives’ (RCM’s) ‘Caring for You’ Charter, showing their commitment to improving midwives’, student midwives’ and maternity support workers’ health, safety and wellbeing at work.Read " Plymouth Royal College of Midwives sign …"
Earlier today colleagues and friends gathered in the Derriford Centre for Health and Wellbeing, to celebrate with Vera Mitchell MBE and Carole Burgoyne MBE, on their recent appointment as Members of the British Empire.Read " “Vera, you are rightly described as the …"
Local artist, Colin Pethick, has kindly donated a painting to the Intenstive Care Unit (ICU) at Derriford Hospital, in memory of his late wife, Zheng Fu Pethick.Read " Local artist donates painting to the Int…"
The Children’s Happy Hospital Fund (CHHF) has raised £22,000 to refurbish 18 cubicles across Derriford Hospital’s children’s wards.Read " Children’s Happy Hospital Fund raises £2…"
We would like to say a big thank you to Usborne Book Organiser, Vikki Dernham, for once again generously donating a large number of books to our children’s wards at Derriford Hospital.Read " Donation of Usborne books for young pati…"
On Friday 08 December the Medical Assessment Unit (MAU) Tavy was handed over to military colleagues in a first ‘live military exercise’ held on the unit at Derriford, in what has been named ‘Operation Flamingo’.Read " Operation Flamingo declared a great succ…"
The Play Service team and all staff working on Derriford’s children’s wards would like to say a big thank you to everyone who gave donations or brought in gifts in the lead-up to Christmas.Read " Thank you for the kind donations to our …"