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CQC inspection brings ‘Good’ news (10 August 2017)
Care Quality Commission, the organisation that monitors the quality and safety of health care services, has assessed Torbay Hospital’s urgent and emergency services (including the Hospital’s Emergency Department) and the medicine specialties as ‘overall Good’

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Opening celebrations planned for new information centre at Teignmouth Hospital (10 July 2017)
Join our staff this weekend (Saturday 15 July 1pm - 3pm) to celebrate the opening of a new information centre at Teignmouth Hospital.

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The future looks bright for Project SEARCH graduates (3 July 2017)
Career prospects are looking much brighter for seven local young people with learning disabilities following their graduation from Project SEARCH.

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Project SEARCH graduates


Torbay’s unpaid Carers ‘take a break’ (27 June 2017)
Carers Week celebrates the essential, and often unsung, role of unpaid Carers. A host of events, designed for all ages, took place across Torbay with an emphasis on Carers having some time for themselves. The events ranged from

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Torbay’s unpaid Carers ‘take a break’


Acute Service Review recommendations (20 June 2017)
Recommendations recognise the importance of continuing to provide emergency services, stroke, maternity and paediatric services at Torbay Hospital.

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Princesses and superheroes help save £4,000 Louisa Cary fish tank (26 April 2017)
Torbay Hospital and Louisa Cary Ward fundraising group are celebrating after £4,406 has been raised for the replacement of their 17 year-old fish tank.

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Princesses and superheroes help save £4,000 Louisa Cary fish tank


Newton Abbot Minor Injury Unit extends x-ray services this Easter (11 April 2017)
Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust has extended the opening hours for x-ray services this Easter at Newton Abbot’s Minor Injury Unit (MIU). With the Easter holiday period now in full swing, the unit, based at Newton Abbot Community Hospital, will be on-hand to help deal with any minor injuries or aliments people may have.

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Survivor and surgeon take to supercars for local bowel cancer charity (6 April 2017)
A fantastic collection of supercars have been driving a crucial message from Lands-End to Bristol for a super cause. The ‘BCW Grand Tour’, lead by local charity Bowel Cancer West, included a Lamborghini, a Porsche and more to draw attention to bowel cancer in the hope of saving lives during bowel cancer awareness month in April.

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Survivor and surgeon take to supercars for local bowel cancer charity


Monica Bulman on BBC One’s ‘Holding Back the Years’ (31 March 2017)
Did you catch our famous nurse Monica on BBC One this week? Angela Rippon joins 83 year old nurse Monica Bulman for the show 'Holding Back the Years'.

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Staff Hero Awards winners – March 2017 (29 March 2017)
A second Staff Heroes Awards presentation was held in the Bayview Restaurant on Tuesday 28 March 2017. Certificates were presented to award winning staff by Chief Executive Mairead McAlinden.

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