Plymouth Hospitals Charity has received some incredibly generous donations recently from members of the community. We would like to say a huge ‘thank you’ to those who have given up their time to raise money for important causes across the hospital.Read " Generous donations from the community …"
Latest News — articles for October 2018
University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust has been shortlisted for a Building Better Healthcare award for the delivery of an innovative system which electronically records the results of a patient appointment. This system has been designed with product supplier, InTouch with Health.Read " Plymouth team shortlisted for Building B…"
Last month, colleagues past and present gathered together at an event to mark the official retirement of Rob Sneyd, Professor of Anaesthesia and Dean of the University of Plymouth Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry since 1998.Read " Valedictory symposium held to celebrate …"
A new type of partnership between University Hospitals Plymouth (UHP) and Care UK is expected to see waiting times for hip and knee operations fall.Read " Innovative NHS partnership expected to r…"
University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust has been ranked 7th in the country for its procurement and supply chain management, according to NHS Improvement.Read " University Hospitals Plymouth highly ran…"
Over the past 18 months, the Children’s Happy Hospital Fund has raised a fantastic £26,688.77 to refurbish the cubicles on the children’s wards at Derriford Hospital.Read " Cube Appeal Success…"
Researchers from Plymouth are leading a major national study to help smokers to cut down, even if they don’t want to kick the habit entirely.Read " Plymouth research study is helping smoke…"
A member of staff at the Mustard Tree Macmillan Cancer Support Centre has raised a whopping £5,248.50 by taking part in a sponsored ‘Brave the Shave’ event.Read " Helen ‘Braves the Shave’ and raises £5,0…"
A new piece of equipment has been donated to the Cardiac Intensive care Unit (CICU) at Derriford Hospital by local charity, HeartSWell.Read " Equipment funded by HeartSWell enables s…"
Today, Monday 15 October, University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust is celebrating the very first national Allied Health Professionals (AHPs) Day, which aims to recognise and appreciate the impact that these professions have on healthcare.Read " University Hospitals Plymouth celebrates…"