A new era in local healthcare - what it means for you
2014 is set to see a major change in the way health and social care is provided in our local area.
South Devon Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust and Torbay and Southern Devon Health and Care Trust plan to join together to become one new Integrated Care Organisation.
More information can be found in our frequently asked questions.
A walk in a patient's shoes
A free public event on Monday 28th April will give people the opportunity to hear from Torbay Hospital consultant Helen Waters and Dr Jennifer Goddard about the nationally acclaimed scheme created in Torbay where patients help to train tomorrow's doctors.
Think twice before choosing A&E for your care
Health professionals in Torbay and South Devon are appealing to local people to think twice before turning up at Emergency Departments with minor ailments.
Recruitment Open Day for Registered Nurses
Are you interested in working in an exciting and innovative environment? Are you able to meet the challenge of adapting to a rapidly changing environment? Come to our Open Day for Registered Nurses on Wednesday 23rd April (12noon - 9pm) at the Emergency Department, Torbay Hospital.
Interim Chief Executive appointed at Torbay Hospital
Dr John Lowes, Medical Director at South Devon Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, has been appointed Interim Chief Executive in order to ensure that the trust continues to have strategic clinical leadership during the absence on suspension of the substantive Chief Executive, Dr Paula Vasco-Knight, CBE.
Torbay Hospital volunteer, Pat, celebrates 90th birthday
Torquay Pensioner, Pat Bishop, is still volunteering at Torbay Hospital despite having just celebrated her 90th birthday.