They will be working across NHSGGC hospitals, as well as in communities in all six health and social care partnership areas.
Public Health Scotland statistics showed there were 1358 fewer staffed beds each day last year compared with 2011-12.
Humza Yousaf said health boards were having to make difficult decisions around the types of treatment they could offer.
NHS Scotland figures show 17,489 operations took place during April, the most since February 2020.
Public Health Scotland's NHS waiting time figures for the first three months of 2021 show an increase of 86%.
Moray's health board reassured residents that the coronavirus outbreak was 'real and serious'.
The British Medical Association Scotland has published a manifesto of demands ahead of the Holyrood election.
The announcement follows discussions with trade unions but falls short of what campaigners had called for.
The Royal Hospital for Children and Young People in Edinburgh will open a year and eight months later than scheduled.
Four-year-old Adeline Davidson will finally begin to receive treatment for rare blood cancer.
The 2 Sisters factory in Perthshire has suffered another spate of coronavirus cases, having previously been forced to close.
Prince Philip underwent operation just three months before his 100th birthday.
Paddy Joyce hopes to send more than 5,000 letters by the end of the year.
Eight-year-old Caelan McFaulds penned the novel ‘The Main Event of WrestleMania’ to thank the NHS staff who cared for him.
A new 'state-of-the-art' facility will be built on the Wester Moffat site east of Airdrie.
Widowed partner complained about care and treatment after spouse died.
Health secretary Jeane Freeman said using five independent hospitals would create additional capacity.
Frontline workers have raised concerns over staff shortages and issues with PPE.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon says she got 'a bit of a lump in the throat' watching Margaret Keenan receive her jab.
Dr Abby Gunn and Nurse Eilidh Jack are among the thousands of NHS staff at the frontline of tackling Covid-19.