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NHS Highland demands an extra £11 million to support vulnerable adults

NHS Highland demands an extra £11 million to support vulnerable adults

NHS Highland demands an extra £11 million to support vulnerable adults

26 November 2019

Leaked letter shows board member blaming council for NHS Highland's financial problems


Highland Council and hotel group at loggerheads over Aviemore pool access

Highland Council and hotel group at loggerheads over Aviemore pool access

Highland Council and hotel group at loggerheads over Aviemore pool access

21 November 2019

Local pool users are being caught in the crossfire once more


Highlands MSP says lessons need to be learned on flu vaccine delays

Highlands MSP says lessons need to be learned on flu vaccine delays

Highlands MSP says lessons need to be learned on flu vaccine delays

14 November 2019

Scotland’s Shadow Minister for Health is writing to the flu vaccine manufacturer AstraZeneca


Singing Raigmore doc is a hit on the internet

Singing Raigmore doc is a hit on the internet

Singing Raigmore doc is a hit on the internet

08 November 2019

Dr Ryan Coetzee was filmed by the parent of a young patient singing Nat King Cole's Unforgettable while taking her blood to calm her.


Warnings of delays at Raigmore Hospital because of spike in illnesses

Warnings of delays at Raigmore Hospital because of spike in illnesses

Warnings of delays at Raigmore Hospital because of spike in illnesses

05 November 2019

NHS bosses have warned that the Highlands' main hospital is currently experiencing an overflow of patients


Highland cancer charity team nominated for work tackling Universal Credit problems

Highland cancer charity team nominated for work tackling Universal Credit problems

Highland cancer charity team nominated for work tackling Universal Credit problems

05 November 2019

The team helps people with cancer offering financial advice to support them when they are too unwell to work so they can focus on their health


New NHS Highland cancer treatment will remove need for alignment tattoo

New NHS Highland cancer treatment will remove need for alignment tattoo

New NHS Highland cancer treatment will remove need for alignment tattoo

07 October 2019

NHS Highland has introduced ‘tattooless’ radiotherapy for breast cancer patients in what could be a first in the UK.


Women in Badenoch urged to get checked at breast screening unit

Women in Badenoch urged to get checked at breast screening unit

Women in Badenoch urged to get checked at breast screening unit

02 October 2019

The NHS Scotland mobile breast screening unit will be based in Badenoch from next week.


NHS Highland set to go public with plan to tackling bullying

NHS Highland set to go public with plan to tackling bullying

NHS Highland set to go public with plan to tackling bullying

26 September 2019

NHS Highland has revealed that it will have “clear milestones” as part of its action plan to deal with bullying within the organisation.


Long distance footpath spur open to Tomintoul and Glenlivet

Long distance footpath spur open to Tomintoul and Glenlivet

Long distance footpath spur open to Tomintoul and Glenlivet

26 September 2019

Walkers have gathered to celebrate the completion of a major upgrade to the Speyside Way Spur path linking Glenlivet and Tomintoul


Information day for people with heart issues

Information day for people with heart issues

Information day for people with heart issues

04 September 2019

Keeping Highland Hearts Healthy is the theme of a patient information event being organised by NHS Highland’s cardiovascular team this Saturday.


NHS Highland chairman acknowledges body's past 'failure to grapple' with bullying

NHS Highland chairman acknowledges body's past 'failure to grapple' with bullying

NHS Highland chairman acknowledges body's past 'failure to grapple' with bullying

03 September 2019

NHS Highland's chairman has acknowledged there was a “failure to grapple properly with the bullying issue within the Board”.


Bullying compensation at NHS Highland needs swift action, says MSP

Bullying compensation at NHS Highland needs swift action, says MSP

Bullying compensation at NHS Highland needs swift action, says MSP

03 September 2019

SPEEDY solutions are needed to help compensate and support bullied staff at NHS Highland, a local MSP has argued.


New patient accommodation opens at region's main hospital

New patient accommodation opens at region's main hospital

New patient accommodation opens at region's main hospital

30 August 2019

Loch Court is the second such facility to be offered for the use of patients by NHS Highland.


Raigmore Hospital's A&E department reopens again after being hit by flooding

Raigmore Hospital's A&E department reopens again after being hit by flooding

Raigmore Hospital's A&E department reopens again after being hit by flooding

07 August 2019

The waiting room at Raigmore Hospital’s emergency department has been re-opened after this morning's temporary closure after a flooding issue.


Malaria risk awareness call for Highlanders heading overseas

Malaria risk awareness call for Highlanders heading overseas

Malaria risk awareness call for Highlanders heading overseas

30 July 2019

TRAVELLERS heading from the Highlands to tropical climes need to be aware of the malaria risk that awaits them, leading physicians have warned.


Time running out for Highland nurses to sign up for shortened midwifery course

Time running out for Highland nurses to sign up for shortened midwifery course

Time running out for Highland nurses to sign up for shortened midwifery course

26 July 2019

NURSES working in NHS Highland have until the end of this month to apply for a Shortened Midwifery Programme at the UHI.


Work begins on overspill car parks at Raigmore Hospital

Work begins on overspill car parks at Raigmore Hospital

Work begins on overspill car parks at Raigmore Hospital

24 July 2019

WORK to create two overspill car parks at Raigmore Hospital is under way as NHS chiefs try to fix the Inverness site's notorious parking woes.


'Keep eye on elderly during hot spell,' charity urges Highlanders

'Keep eye on elderly during hot spell,' charity urges Highlanders

'Keep eye on elderly during hot spell,' charity urges Highlanders

23 July 2019

HIGHLANDERS have been urged to check on older neighbours, family and friends who may be more at risk of health problems as the temperature soars.


New medical scheme sparks hopes of plugging NHS staff shortages

New medical scheme sparks hopes of plugging NHS staff shortages

New medical scheme sparks hopes of plugging NHS staff shortages

23 July 2019

A MAJOR new initiative has sparked hopes that some surgical staff shortages in parts of the Highlands might be plugged.


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