Scottish Government

Saturday 30 August 2014

Opportunities for Scotland's young people and the impact of independence on the cost of living were among the topics featured as both sides of the referendum debate continued their pitch for votes.

Friday 29 August 2014

MAJOR hospitals in the west of Scotland have this summer ­experienced the number of emergency admissions they would normally see in winter, officials have revealed.

Wednesday 27 August 2014

BED-blocking is at its highest rate in four years, with most of those affected being delayed by a shortage of available care home places or because they were awaiting funding to pay for a care home placement.

Wednesday 27 August 2014

Dr Willie Wilson (Letters, August 26) accused Reform Scotland of arguing in our Agenda article ("NHS in Scotland relies heavily on private sector for delivery of care", The August 23) that GPs in Scotland should be salaried, or directly employed by the NHS, as opposed to the private sector system in place at present.