Teenagers in Plymouth are to be the first - and only - in the South West to join the fight against meningitis, by taking part in a major national study.Read " Plymouth teenagers taking part in major …"
The 2nd Torpoint Scouts Group had a very personal reason for making a donation of £308 towards Derriford Children’s Cancer Service.Read " Torpoint Scouts’ donation to help childr…"
Children at Derriford Hospital are now able to drive themselves to surgery or X-rays in their very own Tesla car.Read " Tesla Owner’s Group donate kid-sized car…"
ACEmobile, a dementia screening app developed by two Plymouth psychologists, has made the final in two categories of the world’s largest healthcare awards programme, the HSJ Awards.Read " Dementia screening app shortlisted for t…"
Characters from the National Theatre production of War Horse paid a visit to Derriford Hospital today, bringing smiles and delight to both patients and staff.Read " War Horse characters visit Derriford Hos…"
The Rame Peninsula Men’s Choir have raised a staggering £17,000 for the oncology department at Derriford Hospital.Read " Rame Peninsula Men’s Choir raise £17,000…"
University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust has introduced a new initiative to identify and support newly qualified members of staff.Read " New Trust initiative to support newly qu…"
Children needing emergency care can look forward to an improved experience after it was announced that Derriford Hospital will receive more than £2million to upgrade parts of the Emergency Department.Read " Big Boost for Emergency Patients…"
An Elderly Care Registrar is developing international links in medical education after winning an exclusive award from the Association for the Study of Medical Education (ASME) and publishers, Wiley.Read " Jamie receives fellowship to develop med…"
Maxine Cowlin was just 17 years old when she was diagnosed with the rare and incurable liver disease, Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC). Little is known about PSC, which currently has no known cause, no successful treatments and no cure.Read " “I have been given my life back”…"