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Partnership Centres progress continues on all three sites


Allermuir Health Centre, Blackburn Partnership Centre and North West Edinburgh Partnership Centre continue to make construction progress.

East Lothian Community Hospital scoops Silver Best Healthcare Award


The East Lothian Community Hospital project was recognised at last Thursday's (11th May 2017) Partnerships Awards in London as it was awarded a Silver in the Best Healthcare category.

A new name for Edinburgh’s new Children’s hospital


In view of the changes to the age range of patients and to reflect modern medicine, our new name for the affectionately known ‘Sick Kids’ will be The Royal Hospital for Children and Young People, Edinburgh (RHCYP).

Scotland’s national brain injury unit opens its new doors on the Royal Edinburgh Campus, Morningside.


​The first patients to be cared for in the purpose built Robert Fergusson national brain injury unit transferred into their improved surroundings earlier this month.

Roodlands Hospital entrance is changing


As part of the construction of the new East Lothian Community Hospital, access to Roodlands Hospital is changing.

Latest time lapse marks one year of works on RHSC & DCN


A new time lapse video showing the first year of construction at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children and Department of Clinical Neurosciences has been released.

Works to start on new partnership centres


The construction of three partnership centres in Edinburgh and West Lothian will start over the coming weeks after the financial contracts were agreed.

Plans approved for £2m Prestonpans Health Centre Extension


Final proposals for a £2million extension and refurbishment of Prestonpans Health Centre have been approved by East Lothian Council.

Planning permission granted for East Lothian Community Hospital


East Lothian Council’s Planning Committee has today (1 March) granted planning permission for the building of a new community hospital at Roodlands in Haddington.

Last Reviewed: 13/04/2016