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NHS Highland Communications Managers

Argyll & Bute - David Ritchie, davidritchie@nhs.net  01436 655040

South & Mid - Andrew Devlin, andrew.devlin1@nhs.net 01463 704723

Raigmore - Erin Greig, erin.greig@nhs.net 01463 705771

North & West - Mark Scruton, mark.scruton@nhs.net 01463 704876

 

NHS Highland Head of Public Relations and Engagement

Maimie Thompson  maimie.thompson@nhs.net 

01463 70 4722

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Media Manager

 

Tom Davison tom.davison@nhs.net 01463 704903

 

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12/02/2016
The Lochaber News is running a series of articles by NHS Highland which puts the spotlight on people who work in healthcare in the area. Answering the questions this week is Dr Jim Douglas, GP at the Tweeddale Medical Practice.
12/02/2016
A Lochaber residential home is looking for a canine companion for its residents.
12/02/2016
The John O'Groat Journal is running a series of occasional articles by NHS Highland which put the spotlight on people who work in health and social care in our area. Answering the questions this week is Nova James, who works at the Riverview Practice in Wick.
12/02/2016

Event celebrates three year partnership between Marie Curie, Argyll and Bute Health and Social Care Partnership and local providers

An event in Oban today (12 February 2016) will celebrate improvements to palliative and end of life care for people living in Argyll and Bute.

Since 2012 the Marie Curie Delivering Choice Programme, through the Reshaping Care for Older People fund, has been working in collaboration with the Argyll and Bute Health and Social Care Partnership and local public, independent and voluntary partners to improve palliative and end of life care for the people of Argyll and Bute. It’s estimated there are over 750 people locally who needed palliative care in 2014 .

11/02/2016
Due to essential maintenance work Ward 1 at the Royal Northern Infirmary (RNI) in Inverness will be closed to visitors on Wednesday 17th February.
09/02/2016
Ever had a burning question on cardiology that you wish you had someone you could ask? As part of the British Heart Foundation’s Heart Month (February) for one week only NHS Highland is using social media as a tool to ask a local consultant anything they want about cardiology.
09/02/2016
Engineers have carried out ground investigations on the preferred site of the planned new hospital in Aviemore.
09/02/2016
An NHS Highland district nurse who cycled the length of Ireland to raise thousands of pounds for Marie Curie is urging others to sign-up for the Great Daffodil Appeal 2016.
08/02/2016
The latest recipient of an NHS Highland award has been recognised for going that extra mile for a patient who was receiving end-of-life care.
05/02/2016
The Lochaber News is running a series of articles by NHS Highland which puts the spotlight on people who work in healthcare in the area. Answering the questions this week is Kit Cameron, manager of Invernevis House in Fort William.
05/02/2016
A member of Ross-shire Agility Club has been selected to represent Scotland at one of the world’s top canine competitions.
05/02/2016
Raigmore Hospital’s quality and patient safety division is appealing for support from members of the public who call the wards enquiring after their relatives, particularly over the winter months.
05/02/2016
The NHS Highland audiology department at Raigmore Hospital are holding a tinnitus information session to mark Tinnitus Awareness Week.
04/02/2016
NHS Highland says it will consider employing a range of recruitment tactics following what has been described as the “tremendous success” of a marketing campaign to attract GPs to its more remote practices.
04/02/2016
NHS Highland today (4th February 2016) highlighted the ways in which it is helping turn Scotland’s Big C into the wee c as it marked World Cancer Day.
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