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First case of Monkeypox has just been confirmed in Scotland

First case of Monkeypox has just been confirmed in Scotland

First case of Monkeypox has just been confirmed in Scotland

23 May 2022

The overall risk to the general public is described as low by health experts


Health Secretary is asked: 'When will I be able to see my local GP?'

Health Secretary is asked: 'When will I be able to see my local GP?'

Health Secretary is asked: 'When will I be able to see my local GP?'

20 May 2022

Humza Yousaf says people will have to start accepting that access to GPs for most will not be the same as in past


NHS Highlands' top boss says 'nothing off the table' for care home provision in Badenoch and Strathspey

NHS Highlands' top boss says 'nothing off the table' for care home provision in Badenoch and Strathspey

NHS Highlands' top boss says 'nothing off the table' for care home provision in Badenoch and Strathspey

19 May 2022

Future of two local care homes uncertain after one of the area's biggest operators recently went into administration


A9 partially closed in both directions between Dalwhinnie and Etteridge following road traffic incident

A9 partially closed in both directions between Dalwhinnie and Etteridge following road traffic incident

A9 partially closed in both directions between Dalwhinnie and Etteridge following road traffic incident

17 May 2022

A HIGHLAND trunk road is still partially closed following a collision this morning.


New £20m Badenoch and Strathspey Community Hospital is officially declared open

New £20m Badenoch and Strathspey Community Hospital is officially declared open

New £20m Badenoch and Strathspey Community Hospital is officially declared open

16 May 2022

Health Secretary Humza Yousaf unveiled the plaque in the hospital's waiting room to mark the big day


Covid spring booster vaccination roll-out continues in Badenoch and Strathspey

Covid spring booster vaccination roll-out continues in Badenoch and Strathspey

Covid spring booster vaccination roll-out continues in Badenoch and Strathspey

12 May 2022

Clinics have been lined up for Aviemore and Grantown


MSP shares experience to help raise awareness of bowel cancer symptoms

MSP shares experience to help raise awareness of bowel cancer symptoms

MSP shares experience to help raise awareness of bowel cancer symptoms

28 April 2022

A Highlands and Islands MSP has shared his own personal experiences of his ongoing bowel cancer treatment.


Spring Covid-19 booster campaign in the Highlands

Spring Covid-19 booster campaign in the Highlands

Spring Covid-19 booster campaign in the Highlands

27 April 2022

The spring booster campaign is continuing across the NHS Highland area with more clinics added for the month of May.


NHS Highland health and care system remains under extreme pressure

NHS Highland health and care system remains under extreme pressure

NHS Highland health and care system remains under extreme pressure

23 April 2022

Health and social care across Highland, Argyll and Bute remains under significant pressure, according to NHS Highland.


Highlands MSP 'horrified' by congestion at Highlands' main hospital

Highlands MSP 'horrified' by congestion at Highlands' main hospital

Highlands MSP 'horrified' by congestion at Highlands' main hospital

21 April 2022

Edward Mountain questions why it has taken to long to instal fully working barrier system


POLL: Should the law on wearing face coverings be relaxed?

POLL: Should the law on wearing face coverings be relaxed?

POLL: Should the law on wearing face coverings be relaxed?

14 April 2022

The legal requirement to wear face coverings in most indoor settings will become guidance in Scotland from Monday but What do you think?


High Life Highland is caring for the carers in Badenoch and Strathspey

High Life Highland is caring for the carers in Badenoch and Strathspey

High Life Highland is caring for the carers in Badenoch and Strathspey

11 April 2022

Several walks have been organised locally as part of initiative


Patients in strath urged to check their repeat prescriptions

Patients in strath urged to check their repeat prescriptions

Patients in strath urged to check their repeat prescriptions

04 April 2022

Many pharmacies will be closed or operating reduced hours over long Easter weekend


Emergency trauma service recognised at Highland Heroes awards

Emergency trauma service recognised at Highland Heroes awards

Emergency trauma service recognised at Highland Heroes awards

31 March 2022

A Highland based emergency trauma service scooped the award for Emergency Services Hero of the Year award at this year’s Highland Heroes awards.


Walks for unpaid carers across the Highlands

Walks for unpaid carers across the Highlands

Walks for unpaid carers across the Highlands

31 March 2022

Two charities have joined forces to help improve the mental health and wellbeing of unpaid carers across the Highlands.


Ambulance service recruits over 100 staff throughout north of Scotland

Ambulance service recruits over 100 staff throughout north of Scotland

Ambulance service recruits over 100 staff throughout north of Scotland

29 March 2022

Over 100 new staff have been recruited by the Scottish Ambulance Service across the north of Scotland this financial year.


Covid-19 Spring boosters to be rolled-out in Badenoch and Strathspey

Covid-19 Spring boosters to be rolled-out in Badenoch and Strathspey

Covid-19 Spring boosters to be rolled-out in Badenoch and Strathspey

21 March 2022

Initial focus is on those at the greatest risk of infection including people living in care homes


Covid admissions restrictions lifted at ward at Badenoch and Strathspey Community Hospital

Covid admissions restrictions lifted at ward at Badenoch and Strathspey Community Hospital

Covid admissions restrictions lifted at ward at Badenoch and Strathspey Community Hospital

17 March 2022

No new patients and visitors had been allowed onto the ward for the previous fortnight


Award for Highland based charity aiming to 'destigmatise' conversations on mental health and suicide

Award for Highland based charity aiming to 'destigmatise' conversations on mental health and suicide

Award for Highland based charity aiming to 'destigmatise' conversations on mental health and suicide

11 March 2022

Highland based mental health charity Mikeysline has been named Third Sector Organisation of the Year


NHS Highland warns of continued high levels of Covid in the community

NHS Highland warns of continued high levels of Covid in the community

NHS Highland warns of continued high levels of Covid in the community

08 March 2022

NHS Highland are urging to people to remain vigilant in an effort to reduce Covid cases.


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