Shona Robison MSP

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Shona Robison MSP

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  • Member for: Dundee City East
  • Region: North East Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2017 [Draft] : 04 October 2017


Shona Robison

That is why the work of NHS Education for Scotland is so important. We need to make sure that the distribution of trainees is right and that the establishment, in terms of the number of post...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2017 [Draft] : 04 October 2017


Shona Robison

Yes, it will make a huge difference. I point out that we keep the numbers required in every specialty under review—of course we do—but, as I have said, I think th...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2017 [Draft] : 04 October 2017


The Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport (Shona Robison)

I certainly welcome this opportunity to respond on this important topic, and I thank Edward Mountain for raising it. I fully agree with the respect and admiration...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2017 [Draft] : 04 October 2017


The Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport (Shona Robison)

We need to get the facts clear here. Since 2007, we have seen a 41.9 per cent increase in the consultant radiologist workforce. Demand has grown and we need more consultants, but it is not t...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2017 [Draft] : 04 October 2017


Shona Robison

Yes, I do. A number of members have raised issues about recruitment and retention, and it is important that the Scottish Government does everything it can to grow...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2017 [Draft] : 04 October 2017


The Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport (Shona Robison)

Scotland’s health workforce benefits enormously from the contribution that is made by staff from across the European Union, and we need to retain the ability to r...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2017 [Draft] : 04 October 2017


Shona Robison

Like other health boards, NHS Dumfries and Galloway has more staff than it has ever had. It also has more posts than it has ever had. However, there are vacancy i...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2017 [Draft] : 04 October 2017


Shona Robison

Yes. Emma Harper has raised the issue on a number of occasions. Boards have a duty to carry out full and meaningful engagement with all stakeholders when they con...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2017 [Draft] : 04 October 2017


Shona Robison

I am fully aware of the strength of local feeling in support of Galloway community hospital—not only Finlay Carson but all local members have made me aware of tha...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 October 2017 [Draft] : 04 October 2017


The Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport (Shona Robison)

The Scottish Government has regular contact and discussion with NHS Dumfries and Galloway, and it was in contact last week as part of the board’s annual review. At that meeting, a range of t...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-08035.2: Roll out of Universal Credit (Adam Tomkins)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 23, Against: 75 Abstain: 0
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S5M-08035.4: Roll out of Universal Credit (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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S5M-08035.1: Roll out of Universal Credit (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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S5M-08035.3: Roll out of Universal Credit (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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S5M-08035: Roll out of Universal Credit (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 03/10/2017
Result - For: 75, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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S5M-07774: Contract (Third Party Rights) (Scotland) Bill (Annabelle Ewing)
Meeting Date: 21/09/2017
Result - For: 109, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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S5M-07750.4: Finance (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 61, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-07750.1: Finance (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 30, Against: 94 Abstain: 0
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S5M-07750.3: Finance (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 6, Against: 58 Abstain: 60
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S5M-07750.2: Finance (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2017
Result - For: 5, Against: 59 Abstain: 60
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-05479.3: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/05/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05312.2: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04324: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04122: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03893: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/02/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03631: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03440.4: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02355: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-02232.3: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/11/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-01677.1: Shona Robison, Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/09/2016 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S3W-26491: Shona Robison, Dundee East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/08/2009 Show Full Question >>
Question S2O-12337: Shona Robison, Dundee East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32068: Shona Robison, Dundee East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/02/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32067: Shona Robison, Dundee East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/02/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32069: Shona Robison, Dundee East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/02/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32077: Shona Robison, Dundee East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/02/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32076: Shona Robison, Dundee East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/02/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32073: Shona Robison, Dundee East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/02/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31966: Shona Robison, Dundee East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/02/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-31964: Shona Robison, Dundee East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/02/2007 Show Full Question >>

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