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Stirling MSP To Meet With Health Board Over A&E Delivery Times

Forth Valley Royal Hospital

Stirling MSP Bruce Crawford is to meet with the Chief Executive of Forth Valley NHS this week to discuss the pressures faced by the health service over the festive period.

A&E service delivery times across the country were affected over December – and a doubling of the number of flu cases has been cited as the main cause.

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Crawford Encourages Flu Jab Take Up

Bruce Crawford voiced concern
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MSP Encourages Parents In Stirling Area To Make Use Of Free Flu Vaccine  

Bruce Crawford voiced concern

Stirling MSP Bruce Crawford is encouraging all parents and guardians of 2-5 year olds in the Stirling Constituency to take advantage of the free flu vaccine before Christmas.

In a bid to keep children virus-free this winter, GP practices across Scotland are providing the nasal flu vaccine free of charge.  

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Stirling MP Hails Free Eye Exams

Steven Paterson

The Scottish Government has announced that the free eye tests offered by the NHS are to continue. A review of community optometry services will be commissioned to look into make further improvements. This review will examine what role the community eye service can play within our NHS and whether more […]

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Crawford Welcomes “Bold Agenda” For Scotland

Bruce Crawford

Bruce Crawford MSP for Stirling Constituency has today welcomed a series of policy announcements made by the First Minister Nicola Sturgeon at the SNP Spring Conference in Glasgow. The First Minister confirmed that a re-elected SNP government will: Increase Maternity Grants for the birth of a first child; reintroduce payments […]

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Vote SNP to protect your NHS

The SNP is highlighting comments from the Scottish Secretary acknowledging that the NHS budget in England has an impact on Scotland. On last Thursday’s BBC Good Morning Scotland, Alistair Carmichael was asked: “But the NHS budget in England does affect Scotland doesn’t it?…” to which he replied: “That is why […]

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