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Nurses invited to recruitment open day (29 January 2018)
Student nurses, registered adult nurses and those looking to return to practice are invited to a recruitment open day event at Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust on 2 February 2018.

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Volunteers helping patients to lead healthy lives (9 January 2018)
Torbay Hospital now has lifestyles screening and advice volunteers working across its hospital, making it the first hospital in the South West to do so.

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National recognition for quality improvement project (8 January 2018)
Dr Keith Pohl, a junior Doctor at Torbay Hospital has won a national award for his work around reducing the use of a drug called Cyclizine, an anti- sickness drug, which is prescribed to gastroenterology patients.

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Advice to patients with planned operations and outpatient appointments in Devon (4 January 2018)
Devon is not alone in experiencing higher than normal levels of patients visiting A&E departments.

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New NHS app for Devon and Cornwall will help people spend less time waiting for health services (14 December 2017)
People across Devon and Cornwall can now download a free app which gives them information about waiting and travel times for their local urgent NHS services.

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Preparing for winter (21 November 2017)
The Trust is preparing for increased demand for services over the winter by supporting people to keep well and providing a range of alternatives to hospital.

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New emergency care pathway 7 days a week (15 November 2017)
Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust have rolled out an innovative new care pathway in Torbay Hospital’s Emergency Department.

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Local health and social care partners shortlisted for national award (10 November 2017)
The Trust, working with partners, have been selected as a shortlisted finalist in the Health and Social Care category in the 2018 national LGC Awards.

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Friends and family asked to ‘visit responsibly’ to help protect patients (9 November 2017)
NHS staff are appealing to families and friends who wish to visit patients in local hospitals to ‘visit responsibly’ to help reduce the spread of Norovirus.

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Families invited to a weekend of events in memory of babies (8 November 2017)
Torbay Hospital’s annual Baby Remembrance Weekend will be held next month on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 December 2017.

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