Tag: hospital

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Oban hospital mail failed to reach Oban home (again)

An ill Oban OAP who missed an urgent appointment at Oban hospital due to late post, nearly missed her rescheduled appointment when a second letter didn’t reach her home, 12 days days after it was posted from the other side of town

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Late hospital mail takes a week to travel a mile

Royal Mail is under fire again after a pensioner in Oban, who fears she may have cancer, missed seeing medics at Oban hospital because her appointment letter did not arrive at her Longsdale home in time.

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Delayed discharge pledge

Health chiefs have pledged to continue their work to minimise the number of delayed discharges for patients in Argyll and Bute

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Covid surge rings in New Year changes

Essential visiting rules have been introduced at Oban’s Lorn and Islands Hospital and CalMac is running a temporary timetable until January 23 at least because of increasing Covid cases