Army called in to transport vital NHS staff to hospitals

Army called in to transport vital NHS staff to hospitals
 

The Army has been drafted in to help 200 NHS staff get to work in Edinburgh.
Using 4x4 vehicles provided by the Ministry of Defence, Police Scotland and the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, soldiers started moving staff on Thursday evening.
They will support shift changes at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh and the Western General hospitals while the severe weather continues.
The amber weather warning remains for most of Scotland until 10:00 on Friday.
NHS Scotland faces a potentially critical situation because of the impact on weather conditions has had on their staff's ability to move to... read more

 
2 March 2018 in Health, Views: 39
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