Integrated care – the future of our local health and care services
2015 is set to be the start for many important changes to your local NHS as two trusts merge and the health and care community works together to deliver more integrated care.
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 on our integrating hospital and community care pages.
Families invited to a weekend of events in memory of babies
Torbay Hospital’s annual baby remembrance weekend is being held this year on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 December and aims to provide all who have experienced the loss of a baby with a way to remember their loved ones.
A 'first' for Torbay Hospital's Audiology Department
The Audiology Department at Torbay Hospital has recently received exciting news that they are the first service in the South West to receive the internationally recognised UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service) accreditation.
Gallstone patients first in the UK to benefit from state-of-the-art technology
Thanks to a substantial donation of £110,000 from Torbay Hospital League of Friends, patients with gallstone disease from Torbay and South Devon are the first NHS patients in the UK to benefit from state-of-the-art bile duct exploration equipment, including a high definition videoscope.