NHS Western Isles

NHS Western Isles (otherwise known as Western Isles Health Board) employs around 1030 staff. It provides healthcare services to the local population of approximately 26,500 people. The Western Isles is a group of 11 populated islands located 40 miles off the North West coast of Scotland. It is 130 miles long, from the Butt of Lewis in the North to the Isle of Barra in the South.

NHS Western Isles works actively with patients, the public and partner organisations to improve the community’s health and wellbeing, tackle inequalities and to deliver high quality, reliable clinical services.

Find out more about NHS Western Isles on their website.