Sunday, May 29, 2022

Tag: NHS Fife

Work-shy Scots use A&E for a sick note

WORKSHY Scots have been accused of clogging up busy A&E departments on Sunday nights to try to get a sick note for Monday. Recent pathetic...

Victoria Hospital accused of “hoodwinking” hospital inspectors in staff shuffle

AN investigation has been demanded into claims hospital chiefs tried to trick government inspectors by moving staff to frontline nursing roles. Midwives, operating theatre staff...

Hospital chiefs say ‘feminisation’ of workforce partly to blame for staff shortages

NHS CHIEFS have provoked fury after making "deeply offensive" claims that female workers are partly to blame for staff shortages. A statement from NHS Fife...

Epidurals on the rise for Scottish mums-to-be

INCREASING numbers of Scottish mums-to-be are choosing to have an epidural when giving birth – despite NHS efforts to encourage women to have natural...

IVF withheld from couples who smoke

COUPLES who smoke are to be denied IVF treatment by Scottish health chiefs. NHS Fife will be the first health board in Scotland to refuse...

Anger at smoke filled ward where babies inhale first breaths

NEWBORN babies at a controversial Scottish hospital are inhaling cigarette smoke in their “first breaths,” angry medics revealed today. The maternity unit at the Victoria...

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