A nurses union rep has claimed a soaring number of vacancies at NHS Tayside is putting patient care at risk.
Nurses have reported feeling exhausted, sick and dizzy as the hot weather raises temperatures in hospitals.
The Duke of Cambridge met a woman who worked as a nurse on the first day of the NHS as he attended a reception to mark 70 years of the service.
NHS nurses “don’t feel able to provide the level of care they should be” due to low staffing numbers, leading nurses have warned.
Nursing staff across Tayside marked International Nurses Day. The event recognises the incredible work nursing staff do caring for patients and families.
A local firm is recruiting staff nurses and charge nurses for a Dundee care home. Day and night shift opportunities are available, with competitive rates of pay and professional incentives offered. For more information, including how to apply, click here for the Jobs in Scotland link.
NHS Tayside has been branded a “financial basket case” after it was revealed the health board has spent more than £15 million on agency staff since 2013/14.
Two nurses from NHS Tayside’s Family Nurse Partnership have celebrated their retirement after a combined 65 years of service.
Qualified nurses are needed for the local area.
Two nurses who retired after 70 years of combined service with the NHS have raised hundreds of pounds for a charity close to their hearts.
A third of long-term absences in NHS Tayside were caused by stress, depression or anxiety, it has emerged.
Six nurses who work for Angus Health and Social Care Partnership have been presented with the Queen’s Nursing Institute Scotland long service award to mark 21 years working in the community.
HUNDREDS of health staff in Tayside were physically or sexually attacked last year at work — with more than one incident recorded every day.