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Trainee Information

Hospitals and Accommodation for Foundation Doctors

Each region supports training in a number of hospitals covering most NHS Health Boards in Scotland.

East: 1 Health Board & 4 Hospitals

North: 4 Health Boards & 14 Hospitals

South East: 3 Health Boards & 11 hospitals

West: 5 Health Boards & 14 Hospitals

East Foundation Hospitals

Hospital Accommodation Available? Accommodation Contact Additional info.
Royal Victoria Hospital No

 

 
Ninewells Hospital Yes Wendy Valentine There is a rental charge for accommodation  
Perth Royal Infirmary Yes

supportsvcspri.tayside@nhs.net

There is a rental charge for accommodation
Stracathro Hospital No    

North Foundation Hospitals 

NHS Grampian

Hospital Accommodation Available? Accommodation Contact Additional info.
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary No    
Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital No     
Woodend Hospital, Aberdeen No    
Royal Cornhill Hospital, Aberdeen No    
Aberdeen Maternity Hospital No    
Roxburgh House, Aberdeen No    
Dr Gray's Hospital, Elgin Yes

Gail McWilliam

Tel: 01343 567277

 

NHS Highland

Hospital Accommodation Available? Accommodation Contact Additional info.
Raigmore Hospital, Inverness Yes Accommodation Office
Tel: 01463 704343
Single and family accommodation. Limited availability. Charges depend on circumstances.
New Craigs Hospital, Inverness No    
Caithness General Hospital, Wick Yes Sarah Williamson, Hotel Services
Tel:01955 605050
Single and couple accommodation. Charges depend on circumstances.
Belford Hospital, Fort William Yes Janet Shepherd FY1 - single room.
FY2 - self contained flats. Charges depend on circumstances.
Lorn & Islands District General Hospital, Oban Lochgilphead No    

NHS Shetland

Hospital Accommodation Available? Accommodation Contact Additional info.
Gilbert Bain Hospital, Lerwick  Yes Shet-hb.accommodation@nhs.net  Brevik House with security deposit of £250.
FY1 - no rent.
FY2 - rent charge.

NHS Western Isles

Hospital Accommodation Available? Accommodation Contact Additional info.
Western Isles Hospital, Stornoway  Yes Hotel Services Manager
Tel: 01851 704704 ext 2136
Single and family accommodation.
There is a charge.

South East Foundation Hospitals

NHS Fife

Hospital Accommodation Available? Accommodation Contact   Additional info.
Queen Margaret Hospital, Dunfermline  No    
Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy No    

NHS Lothian

Hospital Accommodation Available? Accommodation Contact Additional info.
Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh No    
Western General Hospital, Edinburgh No    
Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Edinburgh  No    
Royal Edinburgh Hospital No    
Herdmanflatt Hospital No     
Royal Victoria Hospital, Edinburgh No     
St Johns Hospital, Livingston No     
Marie Curie, Edinburgh No     

NHS Borders

Hospital Accommodation Available? Accommodation Contact Additional info.

Borders General Hospital 

Yes  Victoria Roy  Accommodation is available - details on application.

West Foundation Hospitals

NHS Ayrshire & Arran

Hospital Accommodation Available? Accommodation Contact Additional info.
University Hospital Ayr No    
University Hospital Crosshouse No    

NHS Dumfries & Galloway

Hospital Accommodation Available? Accommodation Contact Additional info.
Dumfries & Galloway Royal Infirmary  Yes Margaret McVittie  Accommodation is offered to doctors at DGRI - currently free to FY1 & FY2 doctors.

NHS Forth Valley

Hospital Accommodation Available? Accommodation Contact Additional info.
Forth Valley Royal Hospital  No    

NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

Hospital Accommodation Available  Accommodation Contact Additional info.
Glasgow Royal Infirmary No    
Inverclyde Royal Hospital No    
Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow  No    
Royal Alexandra Hospital No    
Royal Hospital for Children, Glasgow No    
Stobhill Hospital No    
Vale of Leven District General Hospital No    

NHS Lanarkshire

Hospital Accommodation Available? Accommodation Contact Additional info.
University Hospital Hairmyres  Yes Mary McNee - Property & Support Services Department
Tel: 01355 584467
Our hospital provides accommodation for Medical staff. There is a charge.
University Hospital Monklands No    
University Hospital Wishaw Yes

Alison Jamieson - Property & Support Services Department

Tel: 01698-366572

Our hospital provides accommodation for Medical staff. There is a charge.

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