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Local health and social care volunteers celebrated at tea party (22 June 2017)
Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust said a special ‘thank you’ to local health and social care volunteers at their sixth annual volunteers’ tea party earlier this month. The tea party, held in Torbay Hospital’s Bayview Restaurant, was a ch

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Chairman, Sir Richard Ibbotson with League of Friends volunteer, Jean Elliott, and Jane Viner, Chief Nurse


Care homes invited to ‘drop in’ to talk to one of the region’s largest employers (5 June 2017)
An informal ‘drop in’ session for care home owners or managers that may have questions in relation to the Care Certificate, apprenticeships or training.

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Newton Abbot Minor Injury Unit extends x-ray services this bank holiday (25 May 2017)
Newton Abbot’s Minor Injury Unit (MIU) has extended the opening hours for x-ray services this bank holiday (27 - 29 May 2017).

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For she’s a jolly NICE Fellow! (23 May 2017)
Associate Director for Social Care, Joanna (Jo) Williams, is named a Fellow of the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE).

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Heart Failure Service recognised at national awards (16 May 2017)
Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust’s Heart Failure Service has been awarded ‘highly commended’ at a national event hosted by the BMJ.

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Local mental health practitioner scoops national award (15 May 2017)
Torbay’s CAMHS are celebrating after one of their Advanced Practitioners was announced as the Mental Health Practice Award winner at the RCNi Nurse Awards.

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Alan Wilmott with colleagues from the CAMHS team


Local health and social care staff shine in the spotlight (8 May 2017)
Outstanding staff and volunteers from across Torbay and South Devon health and social care services have been recognised at an awards ceremony celebrating their hard work and dedication

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Louisa Cary Fundraising team with Chief Nurse Jane Viner


A week of treats offered to unpaid carers in Torbay (26 April 2017)
Carers from across Torbay are being invited to attend a host of events this June for some well-deserved fun and relaxation - all timed to coincide with National Carers Week 2017 (12 – 18 June).

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A week of treats offered to unpaid carers in Torbay


Visitors urged to ‘visit responsibly’ to help reduce the spread of flu (19 January 2017)
Hospital staff are appealing to visitors of patients in local hospitals to ‘visit responsibly’ to help reduce the spread of influenza (flu).

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Patient Transport team raise £2,466 for Torbay CAMHS (5 January 2017)
Torbay Hospital’s Patient Transport team has raised £2,466.21 for the Torbay Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) by taking part in a three day cycle ride from Torquay to Land’s End.

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Patient Transport team raise £2,466 for Torbay CAMHS

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