Lothian

NHS Lothian is the second largest health board, serving a population of around 800,000 in Edinburgh and the Lothians.

It is responsible for the care provided by around 29,000 staff at a number of locations:

  • 21 hospitals, including 4 major teaching hospitals
  • 126 GP practices
  • 180 community pharmacies
  • 173 dental practices
  • 112 ophthalmic practices