As today, Wednesday 28 July 2021, marks the 10th official World Hepatitis Day, we celebrate the remarkable achievements of staff at University Hospitals Plymouth and their work with the local community towards eliminating the disease.Read " Waiting list for hepatitis treatment dow…"
Latest News — articles for July 2021
The Paediatric Team have won no less than seven Awards at the annual Paediatric Awards for Training Achievements (PAFTAs). After a challenging year, the teams and individuals were delighted to be recognised in these regional awards which highlight the exceptional hard work and commitment of staff working with Children and Young People across Devon and Cornwall.Read " Multiple award win for Paediatrics …"
As the Covid-19 vaccination centre at the Derriford Centre for Health and Wellbeing (DCHW) closed its doors on Friday 16 July, a special guest returned to say a personal thank you.Read " First patient vaccinated returns to say …"
University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust urges people to look after each other and stay well in the hot weather.Read " Derriford Hospital issues advice for sta…"
We are asking the public to follow ‘hands, face space’ and other infection control measures in hospitals and healthcare settings to help us keep patients safe
Derriford Hospital has secured national investment to expand its operating capacity, with work set to begin on two new modular operating theatres.Read " Derriford Hospital to gain two additiona…"
Volunteers in Plymouth are taking part in a study using an Oxford/AstraZeneca variant vaccine, aimed at preventing the Beta COVID-19 variant.Read " COVID-19 variant vaccine study begins in…"
The Stroke Rehabilitation Unit, currently based at Mount Gould Hospital, is being temporarily relocated from 12 July.Read " Temporary Move for the Stroke Rehabilita…"
The NHS in Devon is under severe pressure at present due to several factors, meaning GP surgeries, hospitals, community health services, mental health services and social care are all extremely busy.Read " People in Devon urged to save ED for eme…"