§ Mr. Galbraith
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will give the number of acute surgical beds in each hospital in each health board in Scotland.
§ Mr. Michael Forsyth
The information requested is given in the table.580W
NHS hospitals—average available staffed beds in acute surgical1 specialties: year ending 31 March 1987 Hospital-health board Average available staffed beds Argyll and Clyde health board Dunoon and district general hospital 31 Hawk head hospital 44 Inverclyde Royal hospital 216 Paisley district general hospital 104 Royal Alexandra infirmary 81 Royal Alexandra infirmary annexe 31 Royal Victoria eye infirmary 16 Thorn hospital 21 Vale of Leven district general hospital 116 Victoria infirmary, Helensburgh 22 Victoria hospital, Rothesay 9 West Highland hospital 33 Health board total 724 Ayrshire and Arran Health Board Ayr County Hospital 97 Ballochmyle Hospital 158 Heathfield Hospital 31 Crosshouse Hospital, Kilmarnock 330 Seafield Sick Childrens Hospital 31 Health Board Total 647 Borders Health Board Peel Hospital 126 Health Board Total 126 Dumfries and Galloway Health Board Cresswell Maternity Hospital 8 Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary 241 Carrick Hospital, Stranraer 22 Health Board Total 271 Fife Health Board Adamson Hospital 15 Cameron Hospital 25 Dunfermline and West Fife Hospital 131 Hunter Hospital 28 Milesmark Hospital 40 Randolph Wemyss Memorial Hospital 12 St. Andrew's Hospital 25 Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy 256 Health Board Total 532 Forth Valley Health Board Clackmannan County Hospital 41 Falkirk and District Royal Infirmary 226 Stirling Royal Infirmary 167 Health Board Total 434 Grampian Health Board Aberdeen Royal Infirmary 506 Chalmers Hospital, Banff 14 Dr. Gray's Hospital, Elgin 66 Glen O'dee Hospital 54 Huntly Jubilee Hospital 9 Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital 95 Woodend General Hospital 221 Health Board Total 967 Greater Glasgow Health Board Belvidere Hospital 62 Canniesburn Hospital 125 David Elder Infirmary 12 Elder Cottage Hospital 29
Hospital-health board Average available staffed beds Gartnaval District General Hospital 291 Glasgow Royal Infirmary 521 Mearnskirk General Hospital 129 Philipshill Hospital 99 Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Drumchapel 10 Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Yorkhill 149 Royal Samaritan Hospital for Women 54 Southern General Hospital 368 Stobhill Hospital 289 Victoria Infirmary, Glasgow 267 Western Infirmary 284 Health Board Total 2,688 Highland Health Board Belford Hospital, Fort William 30 Bignold Hospital 15 Caithness General Hospital 11 Dunbar Hospital, Thurso 10 Lawson Memorial Hospital 15 Mackinnon Memorial Hospital, Broadford 19 Raigmore Hospital, Inverness 299 Ross Memorial Hospital, Dingwall 10 Town and County Hospital, Nairn 1 Town and County Hospital, Wick 7 Health Board Total 416 Lanarkshire Health Board Hairmyres Hospital 265 Law Hospital 325 Monklands District General Hospital 244 Stonehouse Hospital 181 Health Board Total 1,014 Lothian Health Board Astley Ainslie Hospital 85 Bangour General Hospital 225 Beechmont Hospital 29 Bruntsfield Hospital 46 Chalmers Hospital, Edinburgh 32 City Hospital, Edinburgh 130 Eastern General Hospital 90 East Fortune Hospital 18 Edenhall Hospital 9 Leith Hospital 51 Liberton Hospital 4 Longmore Hospital 17 Northern General Hospital 26 Princess Margaret Rose Orthopaedic Hospital 228 Roodlands General Hospital 40 Royal Hospital for Sick Children 68 Royal Infirmary, Including Eye Pavilion 453 Royal Victoria Hospital 7 Simpson Memorial Maternity Hospital 8 Western General Hospital 178 Health Board Total 1,743 Orkney Health Board Balfour Hospital 42 Health Board Total 42 Shetland Health Board New Gilbert Bain 38 Health Board Total 38 Tayside Health Board Blairgowrie and Rattray Cottage Hospital 1 Bridge of Earn Hospital, Perthshire 116 Dundee Royal Infirmary 258
Hospital-health board Average available staffed beds Forfar Infirmary 16 Kings Cross Hospital, Dundee 10 Ninewells Hospital, Dundee 260 Perth Royal Infirmary 105 Stracathro Hospital, Brechin 162 Health Board Total 928 Western Isles Health Board Daliburgh Hospital2 10 Lewis Hospital, Stornoway 44 Health Board Total 54
Note: Components may not sum exactly to totals due to rounding.
1These specialties comprise: general surgery; orthopaedic surgery; ENT surgery; ophthalmology; urology; orthodontics and paediatric dentistry; oral surgery and oral medicine; restorative dentistry; paediatric surgery; gynaecology; acute mixed; neurosurgery; cardiothoracic surgery; plastic surgery and accident and emergency. Obstetric specialties are not included.
2 Figures for year ending 30 September 1986.