The stats for 2018 show that 6,280 people were seen within 4 hours = 96.6% in NHS Orkney A & E
“It’s about time our health authorities were in step with technological advances and used secure emails instead.”
NHS Orkney, in partnership with Orkney Islands Council’s Arts Development service and supported by the charity Art in Healthcare, is inviting proposals from artists to help create a distinctive identity for the main entrance of the new Balfour hospital.
“With all the technological advances in health it is astounding that authorities across Scotland are still using this archaic equipment.”
This is a provision NHS Orkney and NHS Shetland are also looking into.
“This is an important SNP Government investment in the 567 NHS staff who care for folk throughout the islands day in day out.”
“women should not have to rely on nurses or friends for such things.”
There are 1100 registered veterans in the islands.