1. Publication

    16 May 2019

    Local Governance Review - public service governance: analysis of responses

    An analysis of the responses received following the ask of public sector organisations to suggest alternative arrangements for public service governance as part of the first engagement phase of the Local Governance Review.

  2. Publication

    16 May 2019

    Local Governance Review: analysis of responses to Democracy Matters

    An analysis of the responses received during the Democracy Matters engagement phase of the Local Governance Review.

  3. NEWS

    31 Mar 2019 00:01

    Increasing support for those with autism

    Improving awareness and diagnosis.

  4. NEWS

    26 Mar 2019 10:15

    Positive feedback for maternity services

    Maternity Care Survey 2018 publishes.  

  5. Publication

    26 Mar 2019

    New NHS complaints handling procedure: first year review

    First year experience of NHS boards of the new complaints handling procedure (CHP) implemented in April 2017.

  6. NEWS

    24 Mar 2019 00:01

    Plan for quicker cancer diagnosis

    Steps to shorten waiting times for patients.

  7. Publication

    22 Mar 2019

    Shortage occupations list 2018: call for evidence - our response for health and social care

    Response to the UK Migration Advisory Committee call for evidence on the shortage occupation list summarises skills shortages within health and social care sector in Scotland, and details the contribution of international workers.

  8. NEWS

    19 Mar 2019 15:40

    Review of the Mental Health Act

    Future direction of mental health and incapacity legislation.  

  9. NEWS

    25 Feb 2019 00:01

    Support for people with eating disorders

    New guidelines for clinicians in Scotland.

  10. NEWS

    22 Feb 2019 00:01

    Support to reduce waiting times

    Waiting Times Improvement Plan funding awarded.

  11. Publication

    19 Feb 2019

    Scotland's Open Government Action Plan 2018-2020: detailed commitments

    Full detail of Scotland's Open Government Action Plan commitments for 2018 to 2020.

  12. NEWS

    18 Feb 2019 00:01

    Latest report on NHS Tayside

    Further progress made in key areas.

  13. Publication

    30 Jan 2019

    Scotland's Open Government Action Plan: 2018-2020

    Scotland’s second national action plan as a member of the Open Government Partnership.

  14. Strategy/plan

    23 Oct 2018

    Healthcare waiting times: improvement plan

    Focuses on reducing the length of time people are waiting for key areas of healthcare.

  15. Impact assessment

    18 Oct 2018

    Smarter Workplaces programme: EQIA summary

    Equality impact assessment for the Smarter Workplaces programme in the Scottish Government.

  16. NEWS

    01 Oct 2018 10:53

    First major trauma centre opens

    Aberdeen leads the way for Scotland's Trauma Network.

  17. NEWS

    28 Aug 2018 10:39

    Patient satisfaction at record high

    Results of national survey.

  18. NEWS

    07 Aug 2018 09:30

    Police Officer Quarterly Strength Statistics Scotland, 30 June 2018

    An Official Statistics Publication for Scotland.

  19. Progress report

    03 Aug 2018

    NHS Scotland confidential alert line: six month review report

    Evaluation by Public Concern at Work (PCAW) of the NHS Scotland whistleblowing helpline during the period 1 August 2017 to 31 January 2018.

  20. NEWS

    20 Jun 2018 09:30

    £1.35 million for trauma training

    New national programme to be created.

  21. NEWS

    13 Jun 2018 12:03

    Recommendations to strengthen progress on FOI handling

    Scottish Information Commissioner outlines steps to build on ‘significant improvements’.

  22. NEWS

    13 Jun 2018 00:01

    Extra funding for suicide prevention

    Leadership group to deliver innovation fund.

  23. NEWS

    12 Jun 2018 09:30

    Scottish Government Workforce Statistics March 2018

    An Official Statistics Publication for Scotland

  24. NEWS

    31 May 2018 15:26

    The consequence of UK choices on Scotland

    Finance Secretary calls on UK Government to change course on austerity, immigration and Brexit.

  25. NEWS

    28 May 2018 10:00

    Measures to improve NHS performance

    Funding to support patient care.

  26. NEWS

    23 Jan 2018 09:30

    A&E waiting times improve

    Health Secretary thanks staff but highlights continuing winter pressures.

  27. NEWS

    16 Jan 2018 09:30

    A&E waiting times

    Figures show effect of flu rates and winter pressures.

  28. NEWS

    14 Dec 2017 14:35

    Scotland's Budget

    Investing in the NHS, protecting low earners, backing Scotland’s economy.

  29. NEWS

    07 Dec 2017 09:45

    Local Governance Review

    Review to strengthen local decision making. 

  30. NEWS

    02 Feb 2017 14:47

    Budget boost for economy and public services

    Additional funding for Enterprise, policing and local government.

  31. NEWS

    27 Jan 2017 10:04

    Investing in growth and public services

    Budget Bill introduced to Parliament.  

  32. NEWS

    17 Jan 2017 11:52

    Review of health & care public holiday services

    Identifying improvements for patients and staff