Tory Brexit will shred Scottish jobs

Ruth Davidson’s decision to support a hard Brexit will hit our economy.

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SNP ministers must publish plan to tackle avoidable delayed discharges

SNP ministers need to set out their plans for reducing avoidable delayed discharges after new statistics revealed the extent of the problems facing hospitals.

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Support needed to keep operations on track

NHS boards must get the support they need to keep operations on track after new figures revealed 620 patients had their operations cancelled for capacity or non-clinical reasons during March.

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End blood donation discrimination

I've called on the Scottish Government to end the blood donation ban for gay men and replace it with risk-based criteria for all potential donors.

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Alex Cole-Hamilton to chair Scot Lib Dem election campaign

I'm delighted to announce I will chair the party’s general election campaign in Scotland, as the party aims to change the direction of the UK.

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HIV drug decision will save lives

I'm delighted that PrEP, a drug which dramatically reduces the chances of being infected with HIV is to be made available on the NHS in Scotland.

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Lib Dems demand Ruth Davidson opposes mental health cuts

Scottish Liberal Democrats have penned an open letter to Ruth Davidson, asking whether she opposes new regulations from the UK Government that will mean thousands miss out on essential mental health support.

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Delayed discharge figures show need for major change

A year on from the integration of health and social care, new delayed discharge figures show the need for it to bring about the major changes that were promised.

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Former Health Secretary “has put his head above the parapet”

I've welcomed the news that a former Health Secretary has “put his head above the parapet” and spoken out about the condition of the NHS under the SNP Government. 

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454 days late and still no mental health transformation

The 2017-2027 Mental Health Strategy was published at the end of last week, and there is still no transformation to be seen.

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