DOCTORS are being offered oil industry-style working patterns in a bid to fill frontline vacancies.
A global hunt to recruit experts to help Scotland fight cancer has found just a quarter of the doctors needed.
EXPENSIVE electric wheelchairs just a few years old are being sold for scrap by NHS bosses, we can reveal.
THEY are dubbed the “frequent fliers” by over-stretched doctors and nurses in Scotland’s emergency departments.
THE NHS is spending just £333,000 of an £51.6 million budget boost to shorten waiting for chronic pain patients.
HE teaches students how to spot the life-threatening condition.
A doctors’ surgery is at the centre of a police fraud probe after a “very substantial” sum allegedly went missing from practice funds.
A WOMAN has told of her anguish and anger after she miscarried her baby in a hospital toilet after waiting more than an hour in a busy A&E waiting room and enduring a four-day delay for an emergency scan.
A coalition of more than 40 charities working to prevent baby deaths and pregnancy loss is calling for an end to the postcode lottery in bereavement care for parents.