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.
Summer is upon us and if you live in South Devon or are just visiting for the summer, we hope you have healthy ‘fun in the sun’ and do not need our services. However, if you do have health issues this summer and need treatment, we want you to get the right treatment for your ailment or condition.
Find out more about the Choose Better Campaign.
Understanding bowel cancer – latest topic for Torbay Health Science Café
Bowel Cancer experts are holding a free public event at Torbay Hospital on Tuesday August 19 to give people the opportunity to learn more about bowel cancer and the importance of detecting the illness early on.
Art Competition / Exhibition 2014
The Torbay Hospital art competition aims to raise awareness about the importance of organ donation and is usually held to coincide with National Transplant Week (held in July each year).
This year the artists were challenged to deliver a piece of art which showcased the artist’s individual talent as well as producing a piece which reflected the importance of people sharing their views and wishes regarding organ donation with their families and friends.
Helping you have a happy healthy summer season
Health professionals across Torbay and South Devon want local residents and visitors to have a happy and healthy summer by accessing the right care in the right place at the right time.
Chairman’s letter to Foundation Members – July 2014 [PDF 78KB]
Notification of the Annual Members’ Meeting, autumn elections, integration, a request for new members and old photographs.