Tag: NHS Western Isles

Covid-19 cluster identified on Barra
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Covid-19 cluster identified on Barra

NHS Western Isles Chief Executive, Gordon Jamieson, said health board staff are working extremely hard in terms of Test and Protect, and important advice has been provided to all close contacts of the three cases identified.

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Innovative Angela makes shortlist for nursing award

Angela Woodley, who specialises in dermatology at the Western Isles Hospital, was nominated for the RCNi Nurse Awards 2020 in the category Innovations in your Specialty Award for her commitment to a service redesign delivered last year.

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‘Yesterday’s Children’ walk for health

The ‘Clann an Là Dè’ (Yesterday’s Children) older people’s group from Shawbost, Lewis, had a good chat with Karen Peteranna, NHS Western Isles Health Improvement Practitioner, recently about opportunities for physical activity and the challenges to being physically active.