The independence of Tayside’s mental health probe has been cast into doubt after it emerged its first report was delayed so NHS chiefs could suggest changes.
NHS chiefs have admitted mental health needs to be “higher up the agenda” after services were given a scathing report by the leader of an independent inquiry.
The families of Carseview patients who took their own lives have reiterated their calls for an inquiry independent of the NHS, saying it would encourage more folk to come forward.
The mum of a Dundee man who took his own life has disputed the findings of an inquiry into his death.
The family of a Dundee man who took his life after reportedly being turned away from Carseview have called for the opening of a dedicated mental health hospital.
Inquiry hears Dundee dad Dale ‘was on bed crying and felt he was ignored by nurses’ at Carseview Centre
A Dundee man who took his own life is said to have lain crying in a mental health centre, a fatal accident inquiry has heard.
The death of a Dundee man could probably have been prevented if appropriate treatment had been given, a fatal accident inquiry has heard.