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NSS Board Meeting 4 April


NSS Board Meeting on Friday 4 April.


Hand hygiene world record attempt


Thousands of primary school pupils across the city have taken part in a Guinness World Record attempt aimed at promoting the importance of good hand hygiene.


Preferred Bidder appointed to build new blood centre


Interserve Kajima has won the contract to build and maintain a new National Centre of excellence at Heriot-Watt Research Park, close to Edinburgh.


New blood campaign seeks young donors


This Valentine's Day, the Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service (SNBTS) is launching a national campaign for more young people to become blood donors.


NSS Board Meeting


NSS Board Meeting on 7 February


Fight Against Resistant Infections Must Continue


While progress is being made in the fight against resistant infections in Scotland, a report published today has highlighted that challenges continue.


Innovative radiotherapy funding approved


NSS has announced that the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, in NHS Lothian will be the designated Centre in Scotland to offer Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT) - a form of internal radiotherapy.


New guides to cut NHS Exemption errors


New guides are to be issued to every dental and ophthalmic practice in Scotland in a bid to cut down on the levels of error in patients' free treatment claims.


NSS Annual Report 2013


The NSS Annual Report 2012-13 is now available.


Patients urged to resist antibiotics


As antibiotic use continues to rise, NHSScotland marks the 6th annual European Antibiotic Awareness Day.


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