Wednesday, 18 October 2017

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Let's nip cervical cancer in the bud

Published on 16 Feb 2017

Women across Scotland are being urged to 'nip cervical cancer in the bud' by going for their smear tests. NHS Health Scotland and the Scottish Government have launched a drive to get women talking about cervical screening, and raise awareness…

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Memory Clinics: Leading the way with dementia diagnosis

Published on 16 Feb 2017

Memory Clinics will shortly be offered by a number of GP Practices within the Western Isles to assist with dementia diagnosis. The Clinics will be directly organised and supported by GPs, with Broadbay Medical Practice in Stornoway being the first…

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Western Isles Holocaust Memorial Day Seminar

Published on 14 Feb 2017

To mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2017, held on January 27th, the Western Isles Diversity and Equality Steering Group (DESG), organised a seminar within Western Isles Hospital, in Stornoway.  As millions of people around the world continue to suffer from persecution,…

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Public Information Sessions: Proposed financial savings across health and social care services

Published on 13 Feb 2017

Over the next few weeks, the Chief Officer and the Chief Finance Officer of the Western Isles Integration Joint Board (IJB) will host a number of public information sessions, to highlight the proposed financial savings across health and social care…

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Nominate your caring NHS hero today!

Published on 09 Feb 2017

  If you would like to nominate a member of the NHS who you feel has gone the extra-mile and deserves recognition for their efforts, please nominate them in the 2017 Daily Record's 'Our Heroes Awards' under the Caring Hero category. To nominate,…

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