NHS Highland Chair, Professor Boyd Robertson said: ‘We have been unequivocal in our support of those who have experienced bullying and harassment.’
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The SNP’s Westminster Leader has also written to Chancellor Rishi Sunak to request immediate top up payments for careworkers elsewhere who are facing similar circumstances.
The Highland Council has now put a range of measures in place to help those in the Portree community who have been affected by the coronavirus outbreak at Home Farm.
Seven residents have died due to the coronavirus outbreak at the independent Home Farm Care Home on Skye.
A seventh death has occurred at the care home due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
In a statement last night (Friday), NHS Highland said it recognised that the coronavirus outbreak which has seen the deaths of five residents at Home Farm care home in Portree, was causing concern in the local community and that the health board wanted to give an update on the actions being taken to address this.
NHS Highland and the Highland Council say they are working closely together to support the independent care home.
The approval by health chiefs of a so-called ‘Healing Process’ strategy announced by NHS Highland in the aftermath of the the bullying scandal which recently engulfed the organisation, has been welcomed by a former senior surgeon in Lochaber.
NHS Highland medical director says social distancing is working