“ NHS Orkney, NHS Shetland and NHS Western Isles provide these products free when required, however they have no written policy on this issue.
there was a huge variation in the systems for recording data within NHS Scotland
“Orkney could lose up to £2.4 million. “
Scotland’s NHS is an amazing success which you might find hard to believe given the negative press it has been getting from some quarters
There are 1100 registered veterans in the islands.
NHS Orkney met its four hour waiting time target during the first week of November – with 95.7% being seen, admitted or discharged within four hours,
Our expectations for what can be delivered by NHS Scotland are extremely high.
NHS24 is to receive £500,000 of additional funding from the Scottish Government.
“I particularly welcome the focus on close communication between pharmacists and GPs and the commitment to find a way to share records safely.”
The new test in cervical screening is part of the Scottish Government’s £100 million Cancer strategy published in March 2016.