11th October 2018

Scottish Government accepts all conclusions and recommendations of Clinical Review Group’s Report

  Joe Fitzpatrick, Minister for Public Health, Sport and Wellbeing has stated the Scottish Government’s acceptance of the recommendations from Clinical Review Group’s Report into the […]
11th July 2018

Clinical Review Group Report of the impacts of Hepatitis C infection on chronically infected people

Clinical Review of the Impacts of Hepatitis C:    Short Life Working Group Report for the Scottish Government:  Informing Decision Making on Awards for People, without Advanced […]
25th March 2018

‘Stage 1’ Widows

SIBF and Haemophilia Scotland issued a joint letter to Scottish Health Secretary, Shona Robison, on 17th January highlighting the inequity of treatment of ‘stage 1’ widows. […]
21st November 2017

“Can we live out the rest of our lives with dignity?”

“Hello I’m Sean (not real name), I’m 61 years of age, I live near Glasgow and I’m a member of the Scottish Infected Blood Forum. I’ll […]
2nd August 2017

Comparison of HCV annual payments

The Skipton fund announced in April 2017 an increase to the HCV annual payments for stage 2 categorised people, at the same time the Scottish Government […]
27th April 2016

Penrose – Transfusions – Estimates of Numbers Infected with HCV 1970 to 1991

The Penrose Inquiry generated a large quantity of data. Here we extract and illustrate the estimated numbers of people infected with Hepatitis C from 1970 to […]