University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust regularly engages with local user groups and self-advocates from local partnerships in order to ensure that the needs of patients with learning disabilities are being met.Read " The Derriford User Group and local learn…"
Latest News — articles for April 2018
Staff at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust (UHPNT) have managed to donate £2067 towards immunising expectant mothers and young children against tetanus.
As part of this year’s flu campaign, UHPNT took part in the UNICEF initiative to ‘Get a jab, give a jab’, which encourages staff to take up the option of the free flu vaccine and, in turn, help donate towards inoculating people in developing countries.
We’d like to say a big thank you to the Royal Antediluvian Order of Buffaloes (RAOB) for their incredibly kind donation of £3,200 to the children’s wards at Derriford Hospital.Read " A big thank you to the Royal Antediluvia…"
University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust is to become the first NHS Trust to implement an open standards approach to electronic health records, which will mean taking a major step towards becoming a wholly digital organisation.Read " University Hospitals Plymouth takes a ma…"
A collection of twelve pieces of artwork have been donated to Derriford Hospital.Read " Collection of artwork donated to Derrifo…"
University Hospitals Plymouth and Livewell Southwest have taken further steps to improve patient care, support closer working and provide better outcomes for patients.Read " University Hospitals Plymouth and Livewe…"
The Research and Development team at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust successfully recruited over 4,000 patients to National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) studies, between April 2017 and March 2018.Read " Research team recruits over 4,000 patien…"
From 17 April 2018, University Hospitals Plymouth is taking part in a 70 day challenge to help end Pyjama Paralysis.Read " End PJ Paralysis 70 day challenge…"
The children’s wards at Derriford Hospital were paid a visit by the Easter bunny last week, just in time for the bank holiday weekend.Read " The Easter bunny pays a visit to our chi…"
We are delighted to confirm that NHS Improvement has extended the current term of office of Richard Crompton, as Chairman of University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust, to 31 July 2020.Read " Trust Chairman’s term of office extended…"