When new mum Rachael O’Gorman reached out her hands to hold her newborn, little did she expect that he had a very important question to ask her: “Mummy, will you marry my daddy?”Read " Baby Blake asks his first question…"
Latest News — articles for June 2016
On Friday 17 June, healthcare professionals and academic researchers from across the South West attended our fifth Research and Development Conference, which explored the journey of research from the perspective of patients.Read " Myeloma UK Chairman stresses the importa…"
“Feeling very inspired” was one of the comments made by a delegate at this year’s Research and Development Conference.Read " “Informative and engaging” Research and …"
A massive congratulations to the Rheumatology Team at Derriford Hospital, winners of the General Medicine category at this year’s Health Service Journal (HSJ) Value in Healthcare Awards, for their innovative patient-led appointment system, known as the Direct Access service.Read " Rheumatology Team win HSJ Award! …"
“I get a lot out of it. I get real pleasure from volunteering and I enjoy giving something back.” Those are the words of Alan Davies, one of our hundreds of volunteers.Read " A Thank You Lunch…"
Healthcare professionals and academic researchers will have the opportunity to listen to talks from various research teams at Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust and its research partners this week.Read " Conference will look at research from th…"
As part of Free Comic Book Day (FCBD), an international event taking place on the first Saturday of May every year, children staying on level 12 were left surprised after receiving a visit from Superman, Poison Ivy and Batman, as well as being given free comics, to celebrate the day.Read " Free Comic Book Day celebrated on our ch…"
This week marks the first anniversary of the opening of our helipad, which was officially launched on Friday 5 June 2015, with its first ever landing of a Search and Rescue helicopter.Read " Life-saving helipad marks first annivers…"
A team of runners from Derriford Hospital’s Physiotherapy Department fought off tough competition from colleagues to retain the title for this year’s Staff Half Marathon Challenge Cup.Read " Physiotherapists retain the cup!…"