Date lodged: 25 July 2018
To ask the Scottish Government how many patient bed places there are in each hospital in the NHS Highland area.
Answered by: Jeane Freeman 9 August 2018
Information is not available centrally on ‘patient bed places’. The following table shows the average number of available staffed beds for all specialties during quarter ending March 2018 within NHS Highland.
Table 1: Average number of available staffed beds for all specialties by acute hospital and NHS Highland, quarter ending March 2018.
Average available staffed beds
Caithness General Hospital
Lorn & Islands Hospital
Note that figures for individual hospitals presented do not add up the total for the NHS Board as the NHS Board total is based on all hospitals including non acute hospitals.