NHS Highland acquires Covid-struck care home.

NHS Highland has acquired a care home on Skye where ten residents died of Covid-19 from provider HC-One to secure resident safety.

The purchase of the Home Farm (pictured) in Portree has been secured with £900,000 of additional funding from the Scottish government 
A total of 30 residents & 29 staff tested positive for Covid-19, which prompted the Care Inspectorate to take legal action against its owners.  Read