Hospital teams participating in the programme

There are currently 17 hospital teams from 12 NHS boards participating in the dementia in hospitals collaborative.

Acute hospitals

  • Ward 5D, University Hospital Crosshouse, NHS Ayrshire & Arran
  • CAU, Dumfries & Galloway Royal Infirmary NHS Dumfries & Galloway
  • Ward 41, Victoria Hospital, NHS Fife
  • Ward A22, Forth Valley Royal Hospital, NHS Forth Valley
  • Trauma orthopaedic wards 212/213, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, NHS Grampian
  • Ward 202, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, NHS Lothian
  • Inpatient unit 2, The Balfour Hospital, NHS Orkney


Community hospitals

  • Burnock Ward, East Ayrshire Community Hospital, NHS Ayrshire & Arran
  • Hay Lodge Hospital, NHS Borders
  • Ward 3, Glenrothes Hospital, NHS Fife
  • Rothieden Ward, Jubilee Hospital, NHS Grampian
  • Cowal Community Hospital, NHS Highland
  • Kilsyth Victoria Memorial Cottage Hospital, NHS Lanarkshire


Specialist dementia units 

  • Ward 4, Forth Valley Royal Hospital, NHS Forth Valley
  • Jura, Stobhill Hospital, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
  • Brandon ward, Udston Hospital, NHS Lanarkshire
  • Tummel ward, Murray Royal Hospital, NHS Tayside

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