§ Mr. Galbraith
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will list the numbers of geriatric day hospitals in Scotland, their location and the numbers of patients seen annually by each.
§ Mr. Michael Forsyth
There were 68 day hospitals—that is, day care facilities—with geriatric day patients attending in the year ending 31 March 1990. These hospitals are listed in the table together with the numbers of new patients attending. Information on the number of patients seen annually is not available centrally.
New day patients in geriatric day care facilities year ending March 1990 (provisional) Hospital Number of new patients Argyll and Clyde Calton Hospital, Campbeltown 10 Dalintart Hospital, Oban 28 Dunoon and District General Hospital, Dunoon 36 Braeholm Hospital, Helensburgh 3 Dumbarton Joint Hospital, Dumbarton 116 Vale of Leven District General Hospital, Alexandria 179 Victoria Infirmary, Helenburgh 3 Ravenscraig Hospital, Greenock 252 Royal Alexandra Hospital, Paisley 97 Health Board Total 714 Ayrshire and Arran Ayrshire Central and Maternity Hospital, Irvine 117 Kirklandside Hospital, Kilmarnock 45 Brooksby House Hospital, Largs 1 Holmhead Hospital, Cumnock 40 Davidson Cottage Hospital, Girvan 20 Biggart Hospital, Prestwick 221 Health Board Total 444 Borders Knoll Hospital, Duns 33 Drumlanrig Hospital, Hawick 10 Inch Hospital, Kelso 75 Hay Lodge Hospital, Peebles 26 Borders General Hospital, Melrose 188 Health Board Total 322 Dumfries and Galloway Castle Douglas and District Hospital, Castle Douglas 2 Nithbank Hospital, Dumfries 25 Thomas Hope Hospital, Langholm 8 Lochmaben Hospital, Lockerbie 4 Moffat Cottage Hospital, Moffat 10 Newton Stewart Hospital, Newton Stewart 12 Dalrymple Hospital, Stranraer 12 Thornhill Hospital, Thornhill 14 Annan Hospital, Annan 26 Health Board Total 13 Fife Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy 126 Randolph Wemyss Memorial Hospital, Buckhaven 92 Glenrothes Hospital, Glenrothes 105 West Fife District General Hospital, Dunfermline 180 Health Board Total 503 Forth Valley Falkirk and District Royal Infirmary, Falkirk 286 Bonnybridge Hospital, Bonnybridge 94 Orchard House Hospital, Stirling 498 Health Board Total 878
Hospital Number of new patients Grampian Health Board Woodend General Hospital, Aberdeen 642 Health Board Total 642 Greater Glasgow Lightburn Hospital, Glasgow 554 Lenzie Hospital, Kirkintilloch 170 Ruchill Hospital, Glasgow 78 Stobhill Hospital, Glasgow 275 Victoria Infirmary, Glasgow 351 Southern General Hospital, Glasgow 275 Blawarthill Hospital, Glasgow 222 Drumchapel Hospital, Glasgow 190 Knightswood Hospital, Glasgow 228 Health Board Total 2,343 Highland Dunbar Hospital, Thurso 3 Caithness General Hospital, Wick 8 Lawson Memorial Hospital, Golspie 22 Migdale Hospital, Bonar Bridge 1 County Hospital, Invergordon 107 Health Board Total 141 Lanarkshire Coathill Hospital, Coatbridge 469 Red Deer Day Centre/Hospital, East Kilbride 193 Health Board Total 662 Lothian Eastern General Hospital, Edinburgh 153 East Fortune Hospital, North Berwick 181 Royal Victoria Hospital, Edinburgh 166 City Hospital, Edinburgh 538 Southfield Hospital, Edinburgh 180 Bangour General Hospital, by Broxburn 235 St. Michael's, Linlithgow 3 Whitburn Day Hospital, Whitburn 114 Health Board Total 1,570 Tayside Royal Victoria Hospital, Dundee 430 Perth Royal Infirmary, Perth 81 Aberfeldy Cottage Hospital, Aberfeldy 3 Irvine Memorial Hospital, Pitlochry 9 Blairgowrie Cottage Hospital, Blairgowrie 17 Stracathro Hospital, by Brechin 23 Health Board Total 563 Western Isles Lochmaddy Hospital, North Uist 10 Health Board Total 10 1 There are geriatric day patient attendances for all day care facilities listed, although some may not have new patients during the year.