NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde

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Greater Glasgow and Clyde
Greater Glasgow and Clyde
Greater Glasgow and Clyde area
Greater glasgow logo.gif
Coverage
Council areas City of Glasgow, East Dunbartonshire, East Renfrewshire, Inverclyde, Renfrewshire, West Dunbartonshire, North Lanarkshire (part), South Lanarkshire (part)
Size
Population 1,196,335
Operations
Formed 2006
Headquarters Glasgow
Staff 38,000
Hospitals List of hospitals
Website www.nhsgg.org.uk
NHS Scotland

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde is a NHS board in West Central Scotland, created from the amalgamation of NHS Greater Glasgow and part of NHS Argyll and Clyde on April 1, 2006. It is the largest health board in the United Kingdom, employing 38,000 staff.[1][2] [3]

It consists of the unitary council areas of the City of Glasgow, East Dunbartonshire, East Renfrewshire, Inverclyde, Renfrewshire and West Dunbartonshire and together with the towns of Chryston, Moodiesburn, Muirhead and Stepps in North Lanarkshire and Cambuslang and Rutherglen in South Lanarkshire. It also provides some services to the East Kilbride area in South Lanarkshire.

Hospitals[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "About Us: Who are we what do we do". NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde. Retrieved 12 June 2014. 
  2. ^ http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/glasgow_and_west/8229506.stm
  3. ^ http://nhsggc.org.uk/content/default.asp?page=s1202_1

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