Revised opening hours of three north-east minor injury units will come into effect next week.
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Health bosses are likely to slash opening hours at community casualty units across the region.
A retired GP who worked in Banff for more than two decades has raised fresh fears about the future of the town’s hospital.
The public are being invited to help shape the future of two north-east hospitals.
The critical role the north-east’s minor injury units play in patient care has been laid bare by new figures which show patients made more than 275,000 visits over the past six years.
North-east medical chiefs have pledged that community health facilities in rural areas will not be closed, following a public consultation.