“They have both received praise from patients and colleagues alike and we are very proud to have them as part of our NHS Orkney workforce.”
“Shetland patients dying at home don’t have access to overnight carers”
“All maternity care providers need to put mental health on an equal footing with physical wellbeing.”
“Winter creates particular pressures on our health and social care system, so it’s important that we are well prepared.”
Cystic Fibrosis Trust: “Scotland’s success must now be replicated across the UK without further damaging delay.”
NHS Scotland will be able to prescribe people with Cystic Fibrosis with the medication Orkambi® and Symkevi® if that would be of benefit to them.
Researchers have cited a range of potential factors which may account for the variation observed, including resources and staffing.
The money is to be used for additional clinics and extra staff.
£1.7million of extra funding has been awarded to Scotland’s Health Boards to continue their work on reducing childhood obesity
it builds on the strength of the NHS in Scotland and allows researchers to study geographical risk factors in detail.
“There’s a real danger that, if Brexit happens, the next Prime Minister will be absolutely desperate to sign whatever damaging trade-deal Trump demands.”