Stress absences rocket in NHS Lanarkshire as 160,000 days lost in three years

NHS Lanarkshire has lost more than 160,000 working days over the past three years due to staff suffering stress.

An investigation by Scottish Labour revealed that between 2015/16 and 2017/18, the total number of stress-led staff absences in the health board rocketed by over 15 per cent.

Across Scotland as a whole, the equivalent of more than one million work days have been lost during this period, “heaping further pressure on under-resourced hospitals and health...
source: Daily Record

2018-11-21 18:50
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