NHS Orkney is proposing that the name of the new hospital and healthcare facility currently under construction in Kirkwall and due to open in late summer 2019 will be the The Balfour.
A 35-year-old man has been arrested following a disturbance involving three men in Inverness.
Police are appealing for information after a man was found injured in an Inverness street in the early hours of this morning.
More and more operations will be postponed if the number of flu patients being admitted to hospitals does not relent, a leading medical figure has warned.
Invergordon hospital latest to close to new admissions as flu outbreak continues to spread across the north
The flu virus continues to spread across the north, with the County Community Hospital in Invergordon being the latest to close to new admissions after a number of patients were diagnosed.
The north-east’s flagship hospital has been placed on “code red” after a surge of flu patients stretched NHS Grampian to the limit.
Thurso's Minor Injury Unit and Urgent Care Centre is the latest to announce temporary closures during the festive season.
A schoolgirl who received her dream present when she underwent a life-changing liver transplant operation has been bringing festive cheer to those less fortunate than herself.
There is “no end in sight” to parking woes at the north-east’s flagship hospital, critics warned as the NHS admitted it still did not know when problems with a new £10.7million car park would be fixed.
A grandad who suffered a catastrophic brain haemorrhage has claimed he is being “held captive” in hospital due to a housing crisis in the Highlands.
An outline business case to build a new £18.2 million facility to replace the crumbling hospital and adjacent care home on Barra has been submitted to the Scottish Government.
More than 50 surgical staff have signed a letter outlining how Raigmore’s radiology department is in crisis.
Ward 7A at Raigmore Hospital has reopened for admissions and visitors after a deep clean.
A man was taken to hospital with facial injuries after he was attacked in Aberdeen.
A vulnerable woman has been reported missing from Aberdeen after failing to make a hospital appointment.
A raft of new strategies will be undertaken to tackle bed blocking in north-east hospitals.
The Queen visited a hospital where medics battled to save the lives of children caught up in the Manchester Arena suicide bomb.
Jamiroquai front man Jay Kay has shared a message with fans after undergoing a “stunningly painful” surgical procedure on his back.
Aberdeenshire charity boss struck down by mystery illness home after spending 862 nights in hospital
A charity boss left paralysed by a mystery illness is finally home - after 862 nights in hospital.
In June work will begin on transforming four of the A-listed buildings at Woolmanhill into a 52-bedroom "boutique" hotel.
Sir Ian Wood has welcomed progress to a new north-east hospital car park, made possible by a £10million donation by his family's charity.
The number of patient transfers by ambulance from Caithness to Inverness has almost doubled in five years, leaving greater reliance on crews from outwith the county.
Two schoolboys could be scarred for life after a prank went wrong.
Hospital patients could move into new "halfway house" accommodation in Elgin within weeks now that a new £120,000 complex has opened.
Highland health chiefs provoked fury last night by announcing the "temporary" closure of an emergency care unit at a hospital in Caithness.
A former nurse has been reunited with a patient she cared for as a baby - a staggering 66 year later.
Rural Economy Secretary Fergus Ewing has called for more Scottish food to be served in schools, hospitals and other public buildings.
Campaigners battling against a controversial shake-up of hospital services on Skye will take their case to Holyrood again today.
A controversial shake-up of maternity services in Caithness is poised to go ahead despite a series high-profile blunders involving young mothers.
Plans have been lodged for a dialysis unit in an Aberdeenshire town, after years of fundraising by the local community.
A kirk minister has accused NHS Highland of breaking promises over hospital provision on Skye.
A patient has been admitted to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary with suspected botulism.