National public bodies: directory

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Health bodies

NHS Ayrshire & Arran
Eglinton House
Ailsa Hospital
Dalmellington Road
Ayr KA6 6AB
Established: 2004
Total SG funding 2022-23: £806,800,000
Staff Q3 2023: 11,627
Chief Executive: John Burns
Salary 2016-17: £135,000 - £140,000
Email: comms@aaaht.scot.nhs.uk
Web: https://www.nhsaaa.net/ 
Tel: 0800 169 1441

NHS Borders
Newstead
Melrose TD6 9DA
Established: 2004
Total SG funding 2022-23: £234,800,000
Staff Q3 2023: 3,485
Chief Executive: Ralph Roberts
Salary 2016-17: £110,000 - £115,000
Email: bordershb@borders.scot.nhs.uk
Web: http://www.nhsborders.org.uk
Tel: 01896 826000

NHS Dumfries & Galloway
Mid North
Crichton Hall
Dumfries DG1 4TG
Established: 2003
Total SG funding 2022-23: £334,100,000
Staff Q3 2023: 4,829
Chief Executive: Jeff Ace
Salary 2016-17:£100,000 - £105,000
Email: dg.feedback@nhs.net
Web: http://www.nhsdg.scot.nhs.uk
Tel: 01387 246246

NHS Fife
Hayfield House
Hayfield Road
Kirkcaldy
Fife KY2 5AH
Established: 2004
Total SG funding 2022-23: £749,400,000
Staff Q3 2023: 10,066
Chief Executive: Carol Potter
Salary 2016-2017 £155,000 - £160,000
Email: Fife.communications@nhs.net
Web: http://www.nhsfife.scot.nhs.uk
Tel: 01592 643355

NHS Forth Valley
Carseview House
Castle Business Park
Stirling FK9 4SW
Established: 2004
Total SG funding 2022-23: £598,100,000
Staff Q3 2023: 7,100
Chief Executive: Amanda Croft
Salary 2013-14: £135,000 - £140,000
Email: FV-UHB.YourHealthService@nhs.net
Web: https://nhsforthvalley.com/
Tel: 01786 463031

NHS Grampian
Summerfield House
2 Eday Road
Aberdeen AB15 6RE
Established: 2004
Total SG funding 2022-23: £1,072,200,000 
Staff Q3 2023: 16,616
Chief Executive: Caroline Hiscox
Salary 2016-17: £175,000 - £180,000
Email: grampian@nhs.net
Web: http://www.nhsgrampian.org
Tel: 0845 456 6000

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
JB Russell House
Gartnavel Royal Hospital Campus
1055 Great Western Road
Glasgow G12 0XH
Established: 2006
Total SG funding 2022-23: £2,504,000,000
Staff Q3 2023: 41,634
Chief Executive: Jane Grant
Salary 2016-17: £170,000 - £175,000
Email: See web for contact form
Web: http://www.nhsggc.org.uk
Tel: 0141 201 4444

NHS Highland
Assynt House
Beechwood Park
Inverness IV2 3BW
Established: 2001
Total SG funding 2022-23: £725,600,000
Staff Q3 2023: 11,161
Chief Executive: Pamela Dudek
Salary 2016-17: £130,000 - £135,000
Email: nhs.highland@nhs.net
Web: http://www.nhshighland.scot.nhs.uk
Tel: 01463 717123

NHS Lanarkshire
14 Beckford St
Hamilton ML3 0TA
Established: 2004
Total SG funding 2022-23: £1,346,800,000
Staff Q3 2023: 15,149
Chief Executive: Heather Knox
Salary 2016-17: £155,000 - £160,000
Email: See web for contact form
Web: http://www.nhslanarkshire.org.uk
Tel: 08453 130 130

NHS Lothian
Waverley Gate
2-4 Waterloo Place
Edinburgh EH1 3EG
Established: 2001
Total SG funding 2022-23: £1,639,300,000
Staff Q3 2023: 27,467
Chief Executive: Calum Campbell
Salary 2016-17: £175,000 - £180,000
Email: lothian.communications@nhs.net
Web: http://www.nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk
Tel: 0131 536 9000

NHS Orkney
Balfour Hospital
New Scapa Road
Kirkwall
Orkney KW15 1BH
Established: 2004
Total SG funding 2022-23: £57,100,000
Staff Q3 2023: 732
Chief Executive: Laura Skaife-Knight
Salary 2016-17: £105,000 - £110,000
Email: ork-hb.feedback@nhs.net
Web: http://www.ohb.scot.nhs.uk
Tel: 01856 888 000

NHS Shetland
Brevik House
South Road
Lerwick
Shetland ZE1 OTG
Established: 2004
Total SG funding 2022-23: £57,000,000
Staff Q3 2023: 817
Chief Executive: Brian Chittick
Salary 2016-17: £100,000 - £105,000
Email: shet-hb.information@nhs.net
Web: http://www.shb.scot.nhs.uk
Tel: 01595 743060

NHS Tayside
Kings Cross
Clepington Road
Dundee DD3 8EA
Established: 1974
Total SG funding 2022-23: £856,500,000
Staff Q3 2023: 14,642
Chief Executive: Caroline Hiscox
Salary 2016-17: £120,000 - £125,000
Email: generalcomments.tayside@nhs.net
Web: http://www.nhstayside.scot.nhs.uk
Tel: 01382 818479

NHS Western Isles
37 South Beach Street
Stornoway
Isle of Lewis HS1 2BB
Established: 2004
Total SG funding 2022-23: £84,500,000
Staff Q3 2023: 1,050
Chief Executive: Gordon Jamieson
Salary 2016-17: £120,000 - £125,000
Email: See Web: for contact form
Web: http://www.wihb.scot.nhs.uk
Tel: 01851 702997

Healthcare Improvement Scotland
Gyle Square
1 South Gyle Cresent
Edinburgh, EH12 9EB

Established: 2011
Total SG funding 2022-23: £30,400,000
Staff Q3 2023: 546
Chief Executive: Robbie Pearson
Salary 2016-17: £100,000- £105,000
Email: comments.his@nhs.net
Web: http://www.healthcareimprovementscotland.org
Tel: 0131 623 4300

Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland
Thistle House
91 Haymarket Terrace
Edinburgh EH12 5HE
Established: 2005
Total SG funding 2022-23: N/A
Staff Q3 2023: 71
Chief Executive: Julie Paterson
Salary 2016-17 £95,000 - £100,000
Email: enquiries@mwcscot.org.uk
Web: http://www.mwcscot.org.uk
Tel: 0131 313 8777

National Waiting Times Centre Board
Golden Jubilee National Hospital
Beardmore Street
Clydebank G81 4HX
Established: 1994
Total SG funding 2022-23: £68,100,000
Staff Q3 2023: 2,313
Chief Executive: Gordon James
Salary 2011-12: £110,000 - £115,000
Email: enquiries@gjnh.scot.nhs.uk
Web: http://www.nhsgoldenjubilee.co.uk
Tel: 0141 951 5604

NHS 24
Lumina Building
40 Ainslie Road
Hillington
Glasgow G52 4RH
Established: 2001
Total SG funding 2022-23: £78,400,000
Staff Q3 2023: 2,018
Chief Executive: Jim Miller
Salary 2016-17: £130,000 - £135,000
Email: info@nhs24.co.uk
Web: https://www.nhs24.scot/
Tel: 0141 201 3347

NHS Education for Scotland
Westport 102
Westport
Edinburgh EH3 9ND
Established: 2002
Total SG funding 2022-23: £492,300,000
Staff Q3 2023: 2,093
Chief Executive: Karen Reid
Salary 2016-17: £115,000 - £120,000
Email: enquiries@nes.scot.nhs.uk
Web: http://www.nes.scot.nhs.uk
Tel: 0131 656 3200

NHS National Services Scotland
Headquarters
Gyle Square
1 South Gyle Crescent
Edinburgh EH12 9EB
Established: 1948
Total SG funding 2022-23: £355,300,000
Staff Q3 2023: 3,440
Chief Executive: Mary Morgan
Salary 2018-19: £117,269 to £159,245 
Email: nss.communications@nhs.net
Web: http://www.nhsnss.org
Tel: 0131 275 6000

Public Health Scotland
Gyle Square
1 South Gyle Crescent
Edinburgh
EH12 9EB
Meridian Court
5 Cadogan Street
Glasgow
G2 6QE
Established: 2019
Total SG funding 2022-23: £52,100,000 
Staff Q3 2023: 1,155
Chief Executive: Paul Johnston
Salary 2020-21: H Band
Email: see Web
Web: https://publichealthscotland.scot/ 
Tel: 0345 646 0238

Scottish Ambulance Service Board
National Headquarters
Gyle Square
1 South Gyle Crescent
Edinburgh EH12 9EB
Established: 1999
Total SG funding 2022-23: £305,900,000
Staff Q3 2023: 5,767
Chief Executive: Michael Dickson
Salary 2016-17: £125,000 - £130,000
Email: kathleenberry@nhs.net
Web: http://www.scottishambulance.com
Tel: 0131 314 0000

State Hospital Board for Scotland
The State Hospital
Carstairs
Lanarkshire ML11 8RP
Established: 1994
Total SG funding 2022-23: £40,000,000
Staff Q3 2023: 639
Chief Executive: Gary Jenkins
Salary 2016-17: £95,000 - £100,000
Email: tsh.info@nhs.net
Web: http://www.tsh.scot.nhs.uk
Tel: 01555 840293

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