Island Medics

This series transports viewers behind the scenes at the UK's most remote hospita - the Gilbert Bain Hospital in Lerwick, Shetland.

Here, doctors and nurses work alongside GPs, paramedics, coastguard, lifeboat crews and police to provide emergency and medical care to the islands' 23,000 residents, as well as workers from the surrounding oil and gas rigs and cruise tourists. Surrounded by the North Sea and closer to the Arctic Circle than London, Shetland throws up unique challenges for this tight-knit team.

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Episode 1x09; Dec 14, 2017

In this episode, there is an extra special arrival for maternity receptionist Marie Jamieson - her daughter Sonja is expecting her third child. Marie faces an anxious wait, as she is still working on reception and must wait outside to find out if it

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x08: Episode 8Dec 13, 2017
1x07: Episode 7Dec 12, 2017
1x06: Episode 6Dec 11, 2017
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