We are delighted to announce today, as a special Christmas present for 10,000 children and families who use the service each year, our Gold Dust Appeal has reached its £100,000 target to refurbish the children’s wards and corridors at Derriford Hospital.Read " Thank you! - Target for Gold Dust Appeal…"
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Last week, Brent Ward celebrated with patients, their loved ones and staff at a Christmas Afternoon Tea.Read " Brent Ward invites loved ones to Christm…"
A massive thank you to the people of Plymouth that got involved in a citywide book collection, which resulted in 660 brand new books being delivered to our children’s wards.Read " People of Plymouth come together and don…"
Local children are helping us to reinforce the very important message that smoking is not permitted on the Derriford Hospital site.Read " City children help deliver important sto…"
It may not be a league or FA Cup game, but today table-topping Argyle undertook one of the most important festive fixtures in their calendar – their annual Christmas visit to the children’s wards and theatre suite at Derriford Hospital.Read " Argyle bring festive cheer to young pati…"
Local Water Babies have been busy making a splash for Derriford Hospital’s Maternity Unit and have raised a total of £500.00.Read " Local Water Babies raise £500.00 for Der…"
Patients undergoing cataract surgery at the REI in Derriford Hospital can now benefit from a revolutionary new computer assisted cataract surgery system.Read " New era in cataract surgery at the REI…"
Next week, a series of seminars will be held for nurses, midwives and allied health professionals as part of a Clinical Research Awareness Week.Read " Week will offer clinical research suppor…"
The CQC follow-up inspection report into Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust shows a big improvement since last year. Plymouth Hospitals remains rated as Requires Improvement overall in the report published today, but the inspectors found that: “There had been progress in many of the areas where improvements had been required at the previous inspection.” (p2).Read " #bigimprovement in CQC Follow-up Inspect…"