A Caithness mum says she was left in excruciating pain after travelling 100 miles from Wick to Inverness to give birth.
Caithness General Hospital
Emergency services have this afternoon attended to a one-vehicle crash in which a car collided with a wall outside the Caithness General Hospital.
Health campaigners in Caithness are polling the public on staging a protest march against the latest NHS Highland cuts.
‘Yet again the people of Caithness are being treated like second class citizens’: Chat hit out as services to be reduced at Caithness General
The Caithness Health Action Team (Chat) have hit out at NHS Highland after it emerged yesterday that services at the Ambulatory Care Unit of the Caithness General Hospital are to be reduced amid “significant staffing pressures”.
The chief engineer on a fishing boat has described the aftermath of an alleged knife attack on the vessel while it was berthed in Scrabster.
Wick couple travelled to Raigmore to see specialist for son… Then discovered they could have seen him in Caithness the week before
A new twist has added fuel to the fire for health campaigners who have been battling to cut the number of marathon trips outpatients from the far north are making to Raigmore Hospital in Inverness.
NHS Highland is to review the case of a mother who gave birth to premature twin boys in two different hospitals 52 miles apart.
Nicola Sturgeon yesterday pledged to investigate the 100-mile ambulance journey of a mother-to-be who gave birth to her premature twin boys 52 miles apart.
Members of the NHS Highland board have endorsed recommendations to press forward with the preferred next steps on the proposed major redesign of health and social care services across Caithness.
Caithness General removed from monitoring list after receiving praise for training of junior doctors
Caithness General Hospital has received praise for its training of junior doctors following a visit from the Scotland Deanery.
A man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries following a disturbance in Castletown.
Caithness General Hospital is set to become the sole holder of a prestigious global award and be attributed international status for their work to reduce the impact of pharmaceuticals on the environment.
The problems caused by the downgrading of the baby unit in Wick have led to the formation of a new group to represent the interests of mums-to-be in the area.
The Minor Injuries Unit at Thurso’s Dunbar Hospital is to close temporarily for the next four nights with cover being provided by the Emergency Department at Caithness General Hospital in Wick, 22 miles away.
Caithness residents are being encouraged to have their say on the impending redesign of health and social care services in the region.
Staff pulled out all the stops to reopen Caithness General Hospital’s theatre department on time after a £35,000 refurbishment fell behind schedule.
A Highland road was brought to a standstill yesterday lunchtime after a four-vehicle collision.
NHS Highland has admitted it experienced a “challenging” year caring for stroke patients after a drop in performance against key targets.
The theatre department in Caithness General Hospital is to be upgraded next week as part of a £35,000 refurbishment.
The parents of a teenager who suffered a burst blood clot in his leg while in class – resulting in it swelling to twice its normal size – last night praised medics who they claim saved his life.
A doctor who groped the breasts of colleagues and a patient has been suspended for a year.
A hospital doctor accused of molesting three women fondled a paramedic’s breasts after she asked for paracetamol for a mild headache, a tribunal heard yesterday.
Fears are growing in Caithness that a hospital will soon close its doors as part of an NHS Highland review.
Changes to maternity provision in Caithness have been carried out safely, according to NHS Highland.
Man made offensive remark about Westminster stabbing during “absolutely disgraceful” conduct at north hospital
A man who made an offensive remark about the recent fatal stabbing at Westminster, during his "absolutely disgraceful" conduct at a north hospital, has been jailed for six months and banned from Caithness.
Health chiefs are drawing up secret plans for an £88.5million revamp of the biggest hospital in the north.
A group which has campaigned against changes to maternity provision in Caithness has agreed to "set aside" their differences and work with NHS Highland.
NHS Highland has insisted that controversial changes to maternity services in Caithness will provide a "better service" when they begin to be introduced next week.
A campaign group is launching its own "baby boxes" for Highland mothers facing a 100-mile trip to Inverness to give birth.
Only one in five expectant mothers were able to give birth in the north Highlands last year - with 80% sent on a 100-mile trip to Inverness.
A controversial downgrading of maternity services in Caithness will get under way this month after the shake-up was fast-tracked.
Health activists are considering taking legal action to prevent maternity services in Caithness being permanently downgraded.