A nurses union rep has claimed a soaring number of vacancies at NHS Tayside is putting patient care at risk.
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NHS nurses “don’t feel able to provide the level of care they should be” due to low staffing numbers, leading nurses have warned.
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Unions and MSPs have expressed concerns about care after it was revealed more nurses and midwives left NHS Tayside than joined the service in the last year.
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