The latest independent survey has found that the majority of patients treated at Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust feel that they were well looked after by hospital staff, during their time in hospital.Read " Derriford patients report being well loo…"
Latest News — articles for May 2017
Families of loved ones who have sadly passed away will now be welcomed into a refreshed and calming environment, thanks to our Charitable Funds Committee.Read " Chairman officially opens bereavement ro…"
Over 100 Plymouth students learned about patient and public involvement in clinical research at a flagship event hosted by the National Institute for Health Research.Read " Plymouth hosts national flagship health …"
Last year, anaesthetists at Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust actively participated in a UK-wide research project, which plans to address the relationship between low blood pressure and patient recovery, and could ultimately lead to the reduction in post-surgery complications.Read " Derriford anaesthetists at forefront of …"
The Clinical Research Community in the South West is getting behind the new ‘I Am Research’ campaign launched by the National Institute for Health Research.Read " South West embraces the I Am Research ca…"
The Starlight Children's Foundation brought a big dose of sunshine to poorly children at Derriford Hospital this week when its amazing Storytellers Tour paid a visit.Read " Starlight create laughter throughout our…"
Two teams from Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust have been jointly shortlisted in the Health Service Journal (HSJ) Value in Healthcare Awards for their entry ‘SALUS TTA Tracker’ in the use of information technology to drive value in clinical services category.Read " Teams shortlisted for national HSJ Award…"
Nurses from the Stoma Care Department have been joined by charity staff to mark the opening of a newly refurbished patient room at Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust.Read " Bowel Cancer West teams up to refurbish…"
Like a number of other NHS hospitals and providers across the country, we are now experiencing problems with our computer systems as a result of today’s cyber-attacks.Read " Computer Problems…"
As part of Dying Matters Awareness Week, running from 8 – 14 May, Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust is marking the nationally promoted week by encouraging people to talk openly about dying, death and bereavement.Read " Trust marks Dying Matters Awareness Week…"