Jackie Baillie is a Scottish Labour Party politician. She was elected as Member of the Scottish Parliament for Dumbarton in 1999.
Urban GPs with large patient lists are among those most likely to give patients phone consultations instead of face-to-face appointments, analysis by The Ferret has found.
GPs said they were being forced to work at “unsafe levels” with duty doctors in average practices clocking up to 75 appointments in one day.
Ferret fact Service looks at claim about NHS bed numbers.
We checked claim Scotland lagging behind UK on vaccines and found it to be Half True.
The number of people receiving home care who have died over the last year has increased by 71 per cent, prompting calls for scrutiny.
Scottish political parties and candidates have raised over £400,000 through online crowdfunders as campaigners call for "heavy scrutiny".
Dozens of NHS staff have been disciplined after data laws to protect patient's personal information were breached at least 1395 times over the last two years.
Climate pollution by Scotland’s water industry watchdog has trebled after more than 200 flights to London and abroad, prompting accusations of “hypocrisy”.
Ferret Fact Service looks at a viral claim that Scotland spent £125,000 coming up with the slogan 'Welcome to Scotland'.