Three minor injury units in Aberdeenshire have had their opening hours slashed by health bosses after more than a year of talks.
Aberdeenshire Health and Social Care Partnership
Health bosses are likely to slash opening hours at community casualty units across the region.
The Aberdeenshire Health and Social Care Partnership is holding a series of public events as it develops its own dementia strategy.
Health bosses have delayed a decision on whether to cut overnight hours at a north-east hospital after an outcry against the possible change.
A group that supports a north-east hospital is hoping the results of a poll will help strengthen their case for it to remain open 24/7.
Dozens of pensioners were evacuated from an Aberdeenshire care home for hours yesterday after a fire broke out in the roof of the building.
Politicians have staged crunch talks with health bosses amid growing fears about the "potential for disaster" should medical units operate under reduced hours.
A politician has hit out at the handling of a review into the future of the minor injury unit at Chalmers Hospital.
A retired GP who worked in Banff for more than two decades has raised fresh fears about the future of the town’s hospital.
An expanded north-east GP practice will open its doors to patients next week.
The public has been urged to make their voices heard to ensure vital healthcare services are protected.
Residents of a north-east town have hit out at possible changes to their local hospital's minor injury unit - with a safety group claiming it could cost lives.
Fears have been raised that the health care of patients could be at risk if services at an Aberdeenshire hospital are downgraded, ahead of a public consultation on its future next week.
Patients at a closure-threatened north-east GP practice will be transferred to another surgery.
The future of a closure-threatened north-east health centre will be the focus of a public consultation later this month.
Gritter drivers are to be offered free flu vaccinations in an effort to safeguard their vital role during severe weather.
Inquiry launched after north-east pensioner claims health staff have abandoned her without plan for care
The family of a pensioner left immobile following a major operation have accused health chiefs of “blackmailing” them into looking after her at home.
A new action group is being set up to determine the future of Ugie Hospital which could be closed to avoid the need for costly repairs.
Social care bosses have pledged to act swiftly but sensitively to move vulnerable residents from a crisis-hit care home.
Residents of dementia unit at troubled north-east care home could be relocated to hospital as ‘short-term’ fix
The families of pensioners at an under-fire care home have been told their loved ones may have to be moved into hospital because there is not enough room elsewhere.
Staff at a closure-threatened hospital claim they have been left in the dark, causing morale to plummet to “rock bottom”.
A north-east community united yesterday to slam proposals to close its hospital.
Healthcare campaigners and charities were up in arms yesterday after it emerged a Peterhead hospital could close.
Almost 1,000 needles and syringes are being found by members of the public on the north-east’s streets every year, according to new figures.
Free prescriptions to over-the-counter treatments such as Deep Heat could be scrapped as part of proposals to tackle a £2million overspend.
Staff at a north-east drugs clinic are still working in a building branded "unfit for purpose", two years after it was announced they would be moved.
New figures have highlighted that bed-blocking cases have significantly dropped across the north-east this year.
A social care chief has played down fears of charity jobs being lost because of a controversial shake-up of mental health services.