The sixth Bladder and Bowel Event (BABE) is set to take place on Friday 06 October 2017. BABEs are aimed at supporting people with bladder and bowel problems and are organised by staff from our colorectal and uro-gynae teams.Read " Diary Date: Forthcoming Bladder and Bowe…"
Latest News — articles for September 2017
Young patients, who have received or are receiving treatment for cancer, at Derriford Hospital, have officially opened a newly-designed space on Bracken Ward.Read " Newly-designed room offers young cancer …"
A nurse working at Derriford Hospital has won a national award for her outstanding work with bowel cancer patients.Read " Derriford nurse wins national award afte…"
A message from Dr Phil Hughes, Medical Director for Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust in response to the Herald article about our Trust Board paper, looking at safe working practice of junior doctors.Read " A message from Dr Phil Hughes, Medical D…"
For the last eight years, the Medical Imaging team at Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust have continually sought to improve their service, in order to retain their accreditation by the Imaging Services Accreditation Scheme (ISAS).Read " “Reaccreditation encourages you to find …"
A Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) Surgeon from Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust has been awarded a prestigious National Teaching Fellowship (NTF) by the Higher Education Academy (HEA).Read " Plymouth Consultant awarded prestigious …"
Last year, a research team at Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust successfully recruited the first two patients to an international study, looking at whether administering a new formulation of regular treatment can help patients with primary immunodeficiency disease.Read " First patients recruited to worldwide st…"
A Plymouth midwife has transitioned from having involvement in research in 2006, to now becoming the Principal Investigator (PI) of not one, but two research studies.Read " Research Midwife becomes Principal Inves…"
A Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust team have consistently ranked top as a control site for recruitment, since embarking on a trial in March this year.Read " Plymouth top recruiting control site for…"