NHS Tayside

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Tayside area
Council areas Angus, City of Dundee, Perth and Kinross
Population 388,780
Formed 2006
Headquarters Dundee
Staff ~14,000
Hospitals List of hospitals
Website [1]
NHS Scotland

NHS Tayside (Gaelic: Bòrd SSN Taobh Tatha) is one of the fourteen regions of NHS Scotland. It provides healthcare services in the Angus, City of Dundee and Perth and Kinross areas. NHS Tayside is headquartered at King's Cross Hospital, a former fever hospital located in Clepington Road, Dundee.[1][2] It currently also has one of the largest hospitals in the world and one of the largest teaching hospitals in the world (Ninewell Hospital, Dundee).

The archives of NHS Tayside and its predecessors are held by Archive Services, University of Dundee. The archives include many records relating to many of the former and current hospitals located in the Tayside area.[3][4]



City of Dundee[edit]

Perth and Kinross[edit]

Within Perth[edit]

Outwith Perth[edit]


  1. ^ "King's Cross Hospital". Unlocking the Medicine Chest. ARMMS, University of Dundee. Retrieved 23 February 2012. 
  2. ^ "Archive Services Online Catalogue THB 22 King's Cross Hospital". University of Dundee. Retrieved 23 February 2012. 
  3. ^ "University of Dundee Archives Services Online Catalogue". University of Dundee. Retrieved 29 May 2011. 
  4. ^ "University of Dundee Archives Services the Collections". University of Dundee. Retrieved 29 May 2011. 

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