A heart research team at Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust, led by Cardiothoracic Anaesthetist Dr Mo Jayarajah, has collaborated with an international team of leading researchers on a study that has major implications for the safety of heart patients.Read " Important heart research at Derriford …"
Latest News — articles for February 2016
We are opening our hospital doors to everyone on Saturday 19 March for our Open Day 2016.Read " We're opening our doors to everyone! …"
From Monday 8 February 2016, Plymouth City Council’s upgrade work to the bus interchange outside the main entrance of Derriford Hospital will begin, which will last for approximately nine months.Read " Bus Interchange Upgrade Work…"
Last week, Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust was host to the first Advanced Resuscitation of the Newborn Infant (ARNI) course in the South-West.Read " â€˜ARNIâ€™ arrives in Plymouth…"
Today sees the publication of a Case for Change document that sets out the key issues and challenges facing the NHS in Northern, Eastern and Western (NEW) Devon.Read " Devon NHS publishes â€˜Case for Changeâ€…"
Once again, we have put in place contingency plans for the industrial action by ‘junior’ doctors, scheduled for Wednesday 10 February. The doctors taking action will provide emergency cover only from 08:00 on Wednesday 10 February until 08:00 on Thursday 11 February.Read " Junior Doctorsâ€™ Industrial Action…"
Today sees the publication of a report by Lord Carter into efficiency in the NHS.Read " Response to Lord Carter Review into Effi…"
Derriford Hospital is extremely busy, operating on red alert.Read " Operational Pressures…"
Our midwives would like to re-assure their mums-to-be who may have concerns, following reports about the Zika virus.Read " Zika Virus Advice…"
Work is underway at Derriford Hospital to make sure that patients have a better chance of getting a good night’s sleep.Read " Working to improve sleep for patients…"