NHS Improvement has today confirmed the appointment of Giles Charnaud, Jacky Hayden CBE and Estelle Thistleton as Non Executive Directors of Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust.Read " Appointment of New Non-Executive Directo…"
Latest News — articles for September 2016
A huge thank you to everyone that took part in the raffle at Plymouth City Council’s Celebrating Excellence in Care event, which raised an impressive £877.00 for the Children’s Happy Hospital Fund (CHHF) at Derriford Hospital.Read " Plymouth care event raises £877 for Chil…"
As of Saturday 1 October 2016, the 0845 telephone numbers in use at Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust will cease to exist.
Instead patients and members of the public are to call geographic telephone numbers with 01752 dialling codes.Read " Changes to our telephone numbers…"
Young patients and staff at Derriford Hospital have been celebrating National Play in Hospital Week by organising lots of fun things, including a visit from Emazdad the Magician.Read " Derriford Hospital celebrates Play in Ho…"
On Sunday 2nd October, there will be a special service for parents who have experienced bereavement through the loss of a pregnancy or death of a baby.Read " A Service of Remembering Together…"
A massive congratulations to Baz Jambor, Clinical Lead Physiotherapist for Rheumatology and Hydrotherapy, who is delighted to have won a NRAS Healthcare Champion Award, which celebrates the work of dedicated health professionals.Read " Physiotherapist to receive special award…"
Bracken Ward has received a special visit from a group of colleagues following the passing of a friend.Read " SPAR colleagues thank staff for the wond…"
Our Bereavement Service at Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust has been shortlisted in the ‘Best Hospital Bereavement Service’ category at the Butterfly Awards 2016 and as part of the selection process, they need votes to help win this special award.Read " Our Bereavement Service is nominated for…"
A massive well done to the dedicated staff in the Sterilisation and Decontamination Unit (SDU) at Derriford Hospital, who have all played a part in enabling the unit to be re-accredited by the notified body, SGS, until 2019, following an external audit that took place in June.Read " Our Sterilisation and Decontamination Un…"
NHS Improvement has today confirmed the reappointment of Richard Crompton as Chairman of Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust.Read " Reappointment of Trust Chairman…"