Nominate your local healthcare hero

People in Brechin are being called upon to nominate their local healthcare heroes for accolade at the Scottish Health Awards 2013 .

The deadline for nominations is September 6.

Hundreds of nominations have been received from across Scotland but many more worthy healthcare teams and top professionals are yet to be recognised for their dedication to providing outstanding patient care.

There are 16 award categories, including the Nurses Award, the Volunteers Award, the Top Team Award and the renowned Doctors Award.

The awards will culminate in a prestigious award ceremony on the November 7, at the Corn Exchange in Edinburgh.

To nominate your healthcare hero visit