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Day Surgery Teams’ International Awards for Innovation (13 June 2019)
The Trust’s acclaimed Day Surgery team has earned an international accolade from their peers.

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Photo: Ciska Usk, Mary Stocker and Anne-Marie Bougeard


Armed Forces and Trust sign Armed Forces partnership (13 June 2019)
The Trust and the Army jointly signed an Armed Forces Covenant at a ceremony at Torbay Hospital.

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Photo: Chief Executive Liz Davenport and Captain Ben Kirby (of 243 (Wessex) Field Hospital (the local Army Reserve Medical Unit)


League of Friends donate equipment to help local people (11 June 2019)
The League of Friends of the former Paignton Community Hospital has donated thousands of pounds worth of new equipment to the Paignton Community Nursing team.

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Photo: Staff and League of Friends with donated equipment


Nominate your NHS Staff Hero for an award! (11 June 2019)
Nominations are now open to recognise the hard work and dedication of health and social care staff in care across Torbay and South Devon.

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Staff Hero Awards


Former users help others kick the drug habit (10 June 2019)
The Torbay Drug and Alcohol Service has recruited new volunteer staff with direct experience of the service.

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Photo: Marc Baker and Selena Hussey, Drug Service volunteers


Staff Heroes Awards winners – June 2019 (4 June 2019)
A small ceremony was held in the Bayview Restaurant on Tuesday 4 June to recognise the hard work and commitment of our Staff Heroes Awards winners.

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Staff Hero Awards


Does someone rely on you? Local NHS on mission to identify unpaid carers ahead of Carers Week, 10 – 14 June (22 May 2019)
It’s Carers Week next month, and Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust is working to ensure that staff identify, engage and support unpaid carers.

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Photo: Carer, Angela Gunstone, and Family / Carer Supporter, Carol Miller.


Non-Executive Director joins NHS Trust Board (20 May 2019)
A new non-executive director has been appointed to join the Board of Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust. Chris Balch, who lives in Totnes, joined the Trust in April 2019 for a three-year term.

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New £800k wellbeing centre officially opens in Brixham (9 May 2019)
The brand new £800k Friends Centre in Brixham has officially opened today (Thursday 9 May 2019).

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Photo: Friends Centre in Brixham


Does someone rely on you? A week of treats offered to unpaid Carers in Torbay (29 April 2019)
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 2019 (10 - 16 June).

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Logo for National Carers Week taking place in June 2019

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