A man raising money for a charity close to his heart arrived at Derriford Hospital earlier this month as part of his challenge to walk from Lands End to John O’Groats.Read " ‘Kidney Tom’ stops at Derriford during …"
Latest News — articles for September 2021
An opportunity to see artwork which celebrates Plymouth, and the NHS is open to the public from 04 - 07 October 2021.Read " Art Exhibition Celebrating Plymouth and …"
Senior Specialist Nurse Nikki Day has retired after working in Rheumatology at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust for 32 years.Read " Senior Nurse Nikki retires after nearly …"
The team at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust has been shortlisted for an award at the NHS Communicate Awards 2021. The ceremony will take place tonight, virtually, were we’ll find out the winners to the 10 different awards up for grabs.Read " UHP Communications team shortlisted for …"
The Care Quality Commission has today released patient survey results for people who have recently experienced Urgent and Emergency Care.Read " Patients report a mix of experiences of …"
From Friday, 1 October, a new agreement has been made with Plymouth Argyle Football Club (PAFC) to allow University Hospitals Plymouth (UHP) to continue to operate within the club’s facilities, with a few changes made to the format of the vaccination centre.Read " Plymouth Argyle says 'thank you' to NHS …"
At Derriford Hospital along with other hospitals in Devon we are very busy caring for a rising number of COVID patients as well as those patients needing other care. Our staff are working exceptionally hard. Please see our Stay Well This Summer portal for information on COVID vaccination and how you can access urgent care if you need it.Read " Covid impacts and increased demand for s…"
We’re excited to share a first look at the new Urgent and Emergency Care Centre. The fly-through video, which was shared at our recent Annual General Meeting and at last month’s all-staff briefing, gives a better picture of how the space will be used.Read " Future Hospital Programme: New Urgent an…"