NHS Ayrshire and Arran

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NHS Ayrshire and Arran
Bòrd SSN Siorrachd Inbhir Àir agus Eilean Arainn
Made foundation 2004 (2004)
Headquarters Ayr
Region served
Population 400,000
Type NHS board
Hospitals Ayr
Website www.nhsaaa.net


NHS Ayrshire and Arran (Irish: Bòrd SSN Siorrachd Inbhir Àir agus Eilean Arainn) is one of the fourteen regions of NHS Scotland. It was formed on 1 April 2004.

It has a responsibility to provide health and social care to almost 400,000 people with an operating budget of around £700 million (for 2013-2014).[1]

Services[edit]

The health board has almost 6,000 staff working in their hospitals, and almost 2,500 staff working in the community.[2]

It is also responsible for the care provided by:[1]

Hospitals[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Introducing NHS Ayrshire & Arran". NHS Ayrshire and Arran. Retrieved 9 July 2014. 
  2. ^ "Key facts about NHS Ayrshire & Arran". NHS Ayrshire and Arran. Retrieved 10 July 2014. 

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