NHS Grampian has apologised to a patient whose health suffered as a result of the medication she was given as medics investigated a possible heart disorder.
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.
Healthcare inspectors have praised the cleanliness of north-east hospitals but have warned that domestic staff could to do more to prevent the spread of infection.
A noisy and colourful cavalcade of vintage vehicles which wound its way through the north-east countryside earlier this summer has made thousands of pounds for local charities.