Health

Derry GP practices to have Multi-Disciplinary Teams, adding physiotherapists, mental health specialists and social workers
Feel Good Fortnight begins today and encourages us towards positive mental health and to 'notice the world without the use of technology'
Western Trust calls for new organ donors during Organ Donation Week from 4-10 September
Lack of an Executive is holding back solution to problem of prescription drugs addiction, says Nichola Mallon
Elisha McCallion calls for a relaxing of notoriously difficult English testing for foreign nurses, to boost recruitment
Proposals include:close 30 beds, reduce elective treatments, consolidate services at William St and Rectory Field homes, constrain admin pay
Trust launches consultation on plans to implement budget cuts of £12.5m as part of wider NI target of £70m
Ward 5 has reopened as Altnagelvin reveals 100 new nurses to qualify in September to combat closed beds due to staff shortages
Assembly report into cancer services ‘scathing’: survival rates in NI are lower than the European average, says Mark H Durkan
'Comprehensive workforce strategy' needed to combat staff shortages in Altnagelvin and other hospitals, says Sinn Féin's Raymond McCartney
Trust has "an insufficient number of qualified staff and those that we do have are overstretched" - action and investment are needed

Pages

Subscribe to Health
As Hurricane Helene approaches, Met Office Yellow Warning of wind tonight (17/09) with gusts of 60-70mph expected and widespread heavy rain
Funding of £0.5m for new shopfronts, façade painting, signage, and residential home painting on Abercorn Road
DWP slated over letters telling 80 year olds they will need to open bank accounts to receive their pensions and benefits from now on
Derry Girls actor Dylan Llewellyn will be hosting Derry’s biggest fashion celebration, Fashion Fest, on Saturday October 13th
Culmore Festival, 13-16 Sept with a fun run in Culmore Country Park, family cinema in Culmore PS, and a Family Fun Day, says Angela Dobbins