The number of cancer patients who are having to wait longer than the target of 62 days to receive treatment has increased, according to official statistics.
The Scottish Government has been accused of leaving Angus GPs toiling under “an unprecedented workload".
Proposed new legislation to enshrine safe levels of health and care staff in law is expected to pass its first hurdle at Holyrood later.
The rising number of hospital beds being blocked by delayed discharges is unacceptable, the Scottish Health Secretary has admitted.
Troubled NHS Tayside is set to get its third chief executive in less than a year.
One in five pregnant women in Dundee smoke, new figures show.
The new proposal to slash NHS Tayside’s workforce comes when there are 600 fewer posts at the struggling board than in 2014, The Courier can reveal.
Almost 1,000 children have been transferred from St John’s Hospital (SJH) in Livingston to Edinburgh for treatment due to closures at the children’s ward.
Cancer charities are demanding the number of NHS staff is urgently increased after new figures showed a rise in deaths from the disease last year.
Health Secretary Jeane Freeman has described Scotland’s share of increased NHS spending as an “insult” to the service and its patients.