Parents of premature and sick newborn babies being cared for in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Derriford Hospital will now receive extra support, through the use of a new video messaging app.Read " Parents of premature and sick babies to …"
Latest News — articles for 2018
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has today released its findings from the planned inspection at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust during April and May 2018.Read " CQC publish latest ratings for Universit…"
Since being diagnosed with a rare form of malignant melanoma, Val Bugden-Cawsey has been focusing her energy on helping others who may find themselves in the same position in the future.Read " Val Budgen-Cawsey donates over £16,000 t…"
NHS Improvement has appointed Professor Hisham Khalil as a Non-Executive Director at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust, with effect from Wednesday 1 August 2018.Read " ENT Consultant Appointed New Non-Executi…"
With just 2 days to go until the start of the British Transplant Games 2018 in Birmingham, athletes from across the UK are getting ready to compete.Read " Seven Plymouth transplant recipients to …"
The Trauma, Orthopaedic and Rheumatology departments at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust would like to say a big thank you to the League of Friends for their kind donation of a CoaguChek machine. The machine will ultimately assist in quicker treatment and patients being able to go home sooner.Read " League of Friends donation will aid swif…"
The provision of the mobile breast screening service in Ivybridge has been given a boost thanks to the people of Devon and Cornwall who generously support the locally-based breast care charity, The Primrose Foundation.Read " £20,000 donation provides a quieter faci…"
“For busy people to take the time, like this, to get together and share ideas, and to collaborate on research … that’s the absolute gold standard,” said Roy Lilley, speaking at last month’s Research, Development and Innovation conference.Read " “Collaborative research, like this, is t…"
An innovative study, led by researchers at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust and the University of Plymouth, is seeking to improve survival rates for patients following major surgery.Read " A world-first study aims to improve surv…"
A new support group for cancer patients is holding a launch party on Wednesday 25 July and would like to encourage patients and their friends and family to attend.Read " Diary Date: Launch of new Chronic Lympho…"