Politician warns cutting £30 million from NHS Fife budget will leave it in ‘critical condition’

Fife’s health service is in a critical condition as it faces “devastating” cuts to its finances, it has been claimed.
Jobs and beds could be lost in the region’s hospitals as NHS Fife battles to find a whopping £30 million of savings in the current financial year. Managers have warned of a major redesign and significant transformation of services in the coming months as they attempt to slash 5% from the overall £604m budget. A final decision on possible cuts will be taken following communication with staff but it is clear that huge change is on the way.

Full story at The courier 28 April 2016