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PE1890: Find solutions to recruitment and training challenges for rural healthcare in Scotland

Petition Summary

Calling on the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to find ways for localised training, recruiting and retaining healthcare staff in difficult to recruit positions in Scotland.

Petitioner: Maria Aitken on behalf of Caithness Health Action Team

Status: Under consideration

Date published: 19 August 2021

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Citizen Participation and Public Petitions Committee Consideration

Committee meetings

3 November 2021: The Committee agreed to write to NHS Highland. It also agreed to consider this petition alongside PE1845 at a future meeting.

PE1890/CEdward Mountain MSP submission of 2 November 2021

PE1890/D: NHS Highland submission of 15 February 2022