Sunday, 22 October 2017

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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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National standards for forensic examination: Ensuring support for victims of sexual assault

Published on 09 Feb 2017

New nationwide standards are being introduced to ensure consistent delivery of forensic medical examinations for victims of sexual violence. Healthcare Improvement Scotland has been commissioned to produce the standards, which will ensure best practice is applied when examining victims following…

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How good is your community? What do you think about where you live?

Published on 07 Feb 2017

With the people of the Outer Hebrides reporting the highest levels of happiness in the UK in a recent survey, you may think that living in the Outer Hebrides can’t get any better; or you may disagree.  Either way the…

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Postponed: Harris Dementia Strategy Engagement Event

Published on 02 Feb 2017

We regret to announce that tonight’s Dementia Strategy Engagement Event scheduled to take place in Tarbert from 4pm-7pm has had to be postponed due to adverse weather. The event has been rescheduled to take place on 20th February with further…

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Exceptional Award for Catherine

Published on 02 Feb 2017

A huge congratulations to Catherine Jacek who was recently awarded the 2016 Exceptional Mentor Award, on behalf of University of Stirling and NHS Forth Valley. Catherine, who is employed by NHS Western Isles as a Mental Health Nurse covering Lewis…

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