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Extra NHS Grampian, Orkney and Shetland funds announced

Additional funding totalling tens of millions of pounds for health care in Grampian, Orkney and Shetland has been announced.

Health Secretary Shona Robison said NHS Grampian would receive an additional £49.1m in 2015-16.

This brings the board's allocation to more than £827.3m.

NHS Orkney will receive an additional £5.4m, and NHS Shetland will get an extra £1.1m.

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