NHS Tayside has drafted in outside experts to help redesign mental health services amid claims non-clinical managers are ignoring medical advice when making decisions.
The number of issues raised about the Carseview mental health unit has risen almost three-fold in the space of three years.
He was part of the original team of porters when Ninewells Hospital opened, wheeling the first patient through its doors in 1974.
Scottish Health Secretary and Dundee East MSP Shona Robison has reassured NHS Tayside staff that their jobs are “not under threat”.
The wife of a Dundee man who died from a blood clot has called for “justice” as she launched a bid to sue NHS Tayside for hundreds of thousands of pounds.
NHS Tayside has drawn-up a raft of radical changes under plans to save £45.8 million over the coming year.
The number of under-18s receiving mental health treatments on time has increased dramatically in the last two years, new figures show.
Health chiefs have insisted that frontline services won’t suffer despite facing huge financial pressures.
A man who has suffered three heart attacks says he’s lost all confidence in NHS Tayside after his wait to see a specialist was extended for a third time.
Dundee is winning the battle against smoking — with fewer people choosing to spark up.