A new approach to antenatal care is being piloted with midwives from University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust next week.Read " University Hospitals Plymouth trials gro…"
Latest News — articles for September 2018
The Research, Development and Innovation team are looking to involve the people of Plymouth and the local community in designing the new research strategy for University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust.Read " Would you like to be involved in health …"
"Thank you to all the team on Pencarrow for saving lives every day" - the words of Secretary of State for Health and Social Care Matt Hancock as he wrote them on the Pencarrow comments board during his night shift in the hospital.Read " Secretary of State for Health and Social…"
NHS Improvement has appointed Colonel (Retired) Graham Raikes MBE as a new Non-Executive Director at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust, with effect from today, Tuesday 25 September 2018.Read " New Non-Executive Director announced…"
A free urgent eye care service is set to provide easier access to care for minor eye conditions.Read " Community eye care to provide more acces…"
The Critical Care Unit at Derriford Hospital has received a generous donation of £3,500 from Plymouth True Blues, a Rangers supporters club.Read " Plymouth True Blues donate £3500 to Inte…"
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…"
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…"
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…"
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”…"