Over the last year, University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust has created a new rehabilitation service set up to help those recovering from trauma and illness during the COVID-19 pandemic. As a result, the COVID-19 Respiratory, Rehabilitation and Discharge Team created the #BallsToCovid Challenge. Please join us!Read " Join the #BallsToCovid Challenge…"
Latest News — articles for March 2021
As the UK recently marked the national anniversary of the first lockdown, the volunteer team at Hospital Radio Plymouth have been reflecting on how they have continued to support patients and their families and friends.Read " Hospital Radio Plymouth: Supporting pati…"
We have exciting plans to develop Derriford Hospital, starting with a new Urgent and Emergency Care Centre.
We have been shortlisted alongside 20 other Trusts - 4 in total within Devon & Cornwall - as part of the New Hospital programme (formerly HIP2), to develop our business case for investment into our estate.Read " Our Future Hospital Plans: A new Urgent …"
A new Covid-19 Lighthouse Laboratory has opened in Plymouth - converting a former engineering warehouse into a high-tech lab.Read " COVID Testing Lab opens in Plymouth…"
If you’re considering having the COVID-19 vaccine but you’re concerned about your fertility, our Acting Head of Midwifery and Children’s Services, Charlotte Wilton has shared a short message explaining how the vaccine works and providing reassurance that there is no evidence it can affect your present or future fertility.Read " COVID-19 vaccination: Message for women …"
If you are attending Home Park Vaccination Centre and have a disability, hidden or visible, we have a fast-track process. We're working hard to make your experience as comfortable as possible.Read " Home Park Fast Track Process…"
A new drug for those with cystic fibrosis has given people like eighteen-year-old Codie the chance to live a more normal life.Read " New drug has life-changing effects for p…"