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NHS Highland Communications Managers

Argyll & Bute - David Ritchie, 01436 655040

South & Mid - Andy Devlin, 01463 704723

Raigmore - Erin Greig, 01463 705771

North & West - Tom Davison, 01463 704903


NHS Highland Head of Public Relations and Engagement


Maimie Thompson 

01463 70 4722


NHS Highland

Assynt House

Beechwood Park




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The department responsible for buying goods and services for NHS Highland predicts that it will exceed its target of making savings of £1 million this financial year.
The Isles of Mull & Iona Health and Care Review Group held their latest meeting on the 16th December 2014.  This Review Group was set up earlier this year to ensure a high quality sustainable and affordable integrated health and social care service (both in and out of hours) for the Isles of Mull and Iona.  Following the meeting and a meeting the same day of the Communications and Engagement sub group of the Review Group the following was highlighted.
Dr Chris Mair (60) recently set off from his home in the village of Bonar Bridge, where he practices, to join the Save the Children team working in an Ebola treatment centre in Kerry Town, near Freetown, the capital of Sierre Leone.
A growing proportion of NHS Highland’s staff say they would be prepared to “go the extra mile” at work, according to a new survey.
The Highland Alcohol and Drug Partnership (HADP) are encouraging people to enjoy themselves sensibly this festive season – and issuing a reminder about the reduced drink driving limit in Scotland.
It’s nearly that time of the year once again where people tuck into their Christmas dinner with friends and family.
It’s the time of year for office parties and kissing under the mistletoe where one thing may lead to another.
Christmas can be a great time of year – but it can also be a source of stress and worry.
Construction work on a replacement, £1.5 million health centre in Drumnadrochit will get under way in the New Year.
NHS Highland is counting down to having smoke free grounds across all sites by the end of March 2015. 
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