The Maternity team at University Hospitals Plymouth were delighted to host a visit from the Senior Midwifery Advisor to the Chair and Chief Executive of the Nursing and Midwifery Council, during Baby Loss Awareness Week 2019.Read " Maternity team welcomes senior NMC advis…"
We've got a tracker on Hovis ... and look what a difference he makesRead " Hovis The Therapy Dog Joins Scan4Safety…"
A group of friends from Cornwall have spent a weekend taking on the ultimate Dartmoor challenge in aid of the maternity and fertility departments at Derriford Hospital.Read " The ‘Lanson Boys’ Dartmoor challenge rai…"
An update from the NHS in Devon regarding the response to the A385 incident.Read " Update on A385 Incident - Monday 7 Octob…"
Our staff at Derriford Hospital continue to be extremely busy following yesterday's incident in which a double-decker bus overturned on the A385.Read " Update on response to A385 incident…"
Following an earlier major incident in which a double-decker overturned on the A385, a total of 37 patients are being treated for their injuries.Read " Response to Double-Decker Overturning…"
The Trust has this week welcomed more than 600 members of staff to the organisation.Read " Trust welcomes Serco colleagues as Hotel…"
A group of patients at Derriford Hospital are taking on the Plymouth 10k challenge on Sunday 6 October in aid of the Teenage Cancer Trust charity.
The group will be joined by Lucy Figg, who has been part of the Teenage and Young Adult cancer service in the South West for two years.Read " Specialist nurse joins patients in Plymo…"
On Wednesday 30th October, University Hospitals Plymouth is hosting a South West GIRFT Symposium Workshop.
There will be a GIRFT programme update from Professor Tim Briggs and updates from clinical projects across the Trust.Read " Save the date: South West GIRFT Symposiu…"
Bracken Ward has undergone a 12-bed expansion thanks to the generosity of the Plymouth and District Leukaemia Fund (PDLF).
The expansion was officially opened earlier this month. Finance Director, Sarah Brampton, joined ward staff and patients in thanking PDLF for their ongoing support.Read " Derriford Hospital celebrate ward expans…"