NHS Fife is working to improve health services with the involvement and support of the public and partners in other NHS Boards, Fife Council and voluntary agencies. Fife is a largely rural area with varied geography and several centres of population.
Fife Acute Hospitals currently serves around 280,000 people. Fife has a population of over 363,000 and represents around 7% of the total population of Scotland. Most residents live in the towns of Kirkcaldy, Dunfermline and Glenrothes. There is a highly developed agricultural sector in the East and North-East of Fife. In the West, there is an extensive cross-section of highly skilled and scientifically orientated industry.
Find out more about NHS Fife on their website.