NHS Grampian has spent an extra £1.2 million on coping with increased demand due to colder weather in winter – on top of £1m the board spent a year ago.
Dr Gray’s hospital
A man has died after falling ill while in custody at a north-east police station.
Two men have been charged after a man was seriously injured in an assault in the north-east.
Extra beds and staff have been approved as part of a package of measures to help NHS Grampian cope throughout the winter.
A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a north-east man following an alleged assault in woods.
A man has appeared in court charged with murder after a pensioner died in woods in Moray.
A Church of Scotland minister and his wife are in a stable condition in hospital after an incident at woods in Moray in which another pensioner died.
Police have appealed for information after an 83-year-old man died following an alleged attack in north-east woods.
Almost 600 people failed to attend north-east hospital appoints last week – and did not phone to cancel.
A health board has been told to apologise to a family after a patient was discharged from hospital with a head injury and died the following day.
Almost 90% of people who attended accident and emergency at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary (ARI) were seen within four hours, new figures have shown.
The number of babies born in midwife units across the north-east last month has been revealed.
More than 500 patients failed to turn up for scheduled appointments at three north-east hospitals in the past week.
A cyclist has died following an incident on a Moray road.
More than 540 patients failed to turn up for scheduled appointments at three north-east hospitals in the past week.
More than 2,100 people attended accident and emergency services in the north-east last week.
PLANS have been approved to improve maternity and paediatric services at Moray’s flagship hospital.
Police have confirmed a missing north-east man has been found. Peter Binet was reported missing from the Elgin area on Saturday. He had last been seen near Dr Gray’s Hospital in the town. However, officers this morning confirmed the 59-year-old has been traced “safe and well”.
“Peter is vulnerable and because of his vulnerabilities I would ask anyone that sees him to get in touch with police rather than approach him directly.
A search is under way after a man went missing from a north-east hospital.
Gnome-adic lawn ornaments will go under the hammer this summer as a final push to raise vital funds for charity.
Almost 500 people booked appointments at north-east hospitals last week – then did not turn up or cancel.
More than 500 people failed to turn up for hospital appointments last week – and did not bother to call to cancel.
A man accused north-east health service staff of leaving him “almost blind” due to a delayed appointment.
A 13-month-old girl has been airlifted to hospital in Glasgow in a serious condition following a fire in a north-east town.
A man has died after a five-vehicle crash on the A96 last night.
New figures reveal the number of people in the north-east suspected of suffering from a blood-borne disease has soared from 21 to 366 in five years.
More than 450 people failed to show up for scheduled medical appointments in the north-east last week.
Almost £1 million in extra funding is to be injected into a health board’s budget in a bid to keep north-east hospitals running smoothly this winter.
A man went into a north-east hospital for a hernia operation – and a “distressing” complication meant he had to have a testicle removed a week later.