The Aberdeen family of a four-month-old baby living with cystic fibrosis today said newly approved drugs will be “life-changing”.
According to figures held by NHS Blood and Transplant, at the beginning of August, 109,442 people living in Aberdeen City and 134,845 in Aberdeenshire were signed up to the UK Organ Donor Register – a total of 244,287. Are you on the UK Organ Donor Register?
Concerns raised by medics over north-east toddlers’ development are well below the Scottish average, new figures reveal.
Patients in the north-east are waiting longer than 18 weeks after referral for chronic pain disorders according to new figures.
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.
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.