Category list : NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde - Clyde Division
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An investigation into the design of a flagship hospital in Scotland has been launched after the death of a child who had caught an infection from pigeon droppings while being treated there.
The number of nurses and midwives employed in Scotland is set to rise by less than 20 full-time posts this coming year, which is nowhere near enough to address widespread shortages, warn unions.
A 59-year-old Glasgow patient has made a remarkable recovery from a serious head injury, after his nurses turned his hospital room into a personal gym, according to a Scottish health board.
Specialist nurses will play a key role in delivering a new nationwide genetic testing service for a potentially deadly heart condition.
Nurses in Scotland will be able to apply for a “commemorative scholarship” to help improve patient care in the wake of a high profile infection control breakdown that occurred nearly a decade ago.
UK researchers are to investigate whether iron supplement injections could ease the disabling symptoms of heart failure.
Warning over shortage of rheumatology nursesSubscription
Specialist nurses are the type of health professional in most short supply in Scottish rheumatology clinics, according to a survey of those working in the field.
Views are being sought on a new set of standards for pressure ulcer care across both community and hospital settings in Scotland.
Nurse appointed to new research role in GlasgowSubscription
A leading researcher in the field of palliative care will join an elite band of clinical nursing professors when she takes up the first post of its kind at a university in Scotland.
The body Healthcare Improvement Scotland is set to receive powers to close hospital wards to new admissions if there are serious concerns about patient safety resulting from insufficient staffing levels or poor infection control.