A new screening service for those concerned about bowel cancer has been launched at a north-east hospital.
Women in the north-east are being advised not to ignore their cervical screening test invite.
Staff shortages within the NHS risk undermining the Scottish Government’s £100 million cancer strategy, a new report has found.
Almost half LGBT people in Scotland have experienced depression in the last year, according to new research.
Scotland’s health boards spent almost £4 million on private security last year, according to figures obtained by the Conservatives.
A doctors’ organisation believes vacancy rates for consultants are being underestimated in official figures, cutting them by more than half.
Scottish hospitals struggling with capacity cancelled more than 500 operations in October, new statistics have revealed.
NHS Scotland staffing numbers have increased slightly in a year but while vacancy rates for medical and dental consultants have fallen, those for nurses and midwives have risen to more than 2,400.
NHS Scotland is planning to consolidate its IT systems into one in a move it hopes will cut waiting times and improve patient care.
Scotland’s first post-graduate course for doctors is an “accessible option” for those considering a career in medicine, the Health Secretary has said.
An MSP has called for the new Health Secretary to tackle chronic pain waiting times in the north-east – with just 11.2% of patients seen within an 18-week target.
The NHS has confirmed it will move into a new Aberdeen city centre office development before the end of the year.
A study led by Aberdeen University has found Scotland is leading the way in the care of hip-fracture patients.
The NHS and Royal Bank of Scotland are both eyeing a move into Marischal Square, the Evening Express can reveal today.
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary has remained below the national average on A&E waiting times for the fifth week in a row.
Inspectors found two patient trolleys “heavily contaminated with blood and faeces” on a visit to Scotland’s newest hospital.