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RNI Community Hospital reopens despite fears its doors had shut permanently

RNI Community Hospital reopens despite fears its doors had shut permanently

RNI Community Hospital reopens despite fears its doors had shut permanently

The restart of services at the facility was welcomed by both the local MP and MSP


Highland seven-day Covid infection rate falls to 146.7 cases per 100,000 people

Highland seven-day Covid infection rate falls to 146.7 cases per 100,000 people

Highland seven-day Covid infection rate falls to 146.7 cases per 100,000 people

THE seven-day Covid infection rate in the Highlands has continued its recent fall - as lockdown restrictions continue to have an impact.


21 new Covid infections detected

21 new Covid infections detected

21 new Covid infections detected

TWENTY-one new positive tests for Covid-19 have been recorded across the NHS Highland health board area in the past 24 hours.


Covid hospital patient numbers in NHS Highland area hit levels not seen since last April

Covid hospital patient numbers in NHS Highland area hit levels not seen since last April

Covid hospital patient numbers in NHS Highland area hit levels not seen since last April

THE number of Covid-19 patients in NHS Highland hospitals has reached levels not seen since late April, Public Health Scotland data has revealed.


OPINION: Restrictions are difficult but also essential as cases of coronavirus rise in the Highlands

OPINION: Restrictions are difficult but also essential as cases of coronavirus rise in the Highlands

OPINION: Restrictions are difficult but also essential as cases of coronavirus rise in the Highlands

Dr Tim Allison, NHS Highland director of public health and policy, urges people help stop the spread of coronavirus:


43 new confirmed coronavirus cases in NHS Highland area

43 new confirmed coronavirus cases in NHS Highland area

43 new confirmed coronavirus cases in NHS Highland area

There have been 43 additional confirmed coronavirus cases in the NHS Highland area in the past 24 hours, new figures have shown.


Ask the Doc: ‘My GP thinks I have fibroids’

Ask the Doc: ‘My GP thinks I have fibroids’

Ask the Doc: ‘My GP thinks I have fibroids’

Dr Laura Ryan, NHS 24’s medical director, answers readers’ questions in our weekly column.


What’s the Covid infection rate where you live?

What’s the Covid infection rate where you live?

What’s the Covid infection rate where you live?

IS your neighbourhood’s rate of coronavirus infection higher or lower than the Highlands’ 178.9 cases per 100,000 people? Read on to find out.


Plea for runners to stay safe in winter

Plea for runners to stay safe in winter

Plea for runners to stay safe in winter

Runners in the Highlands are being urged to take make sure they are doing all they can to be easily seen when exercising outdoors.


54 new confirmed coronavirus cases in NHS Highland area

54 new confirmed coronavirus cases in NHS Highland area

54 new confirmed coronavirus cases in NHS Highland area

There have been 54 additional confirmed coronavirus cases in the NHS Highland area in the past 24 hours, new figures have shown.


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