NHS workers in Tayside are being signed off from work with stress due to a “constant feeling they are failing patients” and falling staff numbers, a union has claimed.
NHS Tayside has several years to go before it can be considered back at the top of its game – according to its former chairman.
Fewer teenagers are falling pregnant in Dundee because they are “sexting” more often than they are having sex, a charity has claimed.
The “negligence” of NHS staff at a mental health unit led directly to the death of a man who was refused help, an expert has concluded.
NHS Tayside has vowed to become a “better workplace” free from bullying in its response to a report into allegations of misconduct at another Scottish health board.
After a visit to A&E at Ninewells I discovered I would need a minor operation that day.
Auditors believe NHS Tayside’s financial management has improved following a series of scandals last year, according to a new draft report.
More than two dozen patients had MRI scans postponed after Ninewells Hospital was struck by lightning.
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.
Campaigners have urged public bodies in Dundee to fund and open a 24/7 mental health crisis centre in the city amid a continuing high trend in suicide figures.
Translators have cost NHS Tayside more than £364,000 in the past year.
NHS Tayside’s interim chairman is to step down in the near future after 15 months of bringing the health board into line.
Dundee Health and Social Care Partnership has confirmed plans to merge two wards at a specialist mental health facility.
A young person is likely to die in the derelict grounds of the former Strathmartine Hospital if break-ins and arson attacks continue, experts have been told.
Drug deaths in Tayside remain a ‘considerable public health concern’ with 53 overdoses in Dundee in 2018
Drug deaths in Tayside are continuing to rise, according to a new report by NHS Tayside.
Health bosses have objected to a bid by a convenience store to sell alcohol out of its proposed shop at Dundee train station.
Two NHS Tayside services have scooped UNICEF awards.
Mental health services for kids and young adults in Tayside and beyond have been criticised over their failure to see children within target times.
Scores of NHS Tayside workers could be in line for a four-figure pay rise after the health board agreed to raise salaries of some of its lowest paid staff.
A Tayside hospital which closed last year is now up for sale – with the future of the site still to be decided.