East Ayrshire Community Hospital

East Ayrshire Community Hospital is a community hospital located in Ayr Road, Cumnock, Scotland. It is managed by NHS Ayrshire and Arran.

East Ayrshire Community Hospital
NHS Ayrshire and Arran
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East Ayrshire Community Hospital
East Ayrshire Community Hospital is located in East Ayrshire
East Ayrshire Community Hospital
Shown in East Ayrshire
Geography
LocationAyr Road, Cumnock, Scotland
Coordinates55°27′03″N 4°16′28″W / 55.45087°N 4.27444°W / 55.45087; -4.27444Coordinates: 55°27′03″N 4°16′28″W / 55.45087°N 4.27444°W / 55.45087; -4.27444
Organisation
Care systemNHS
TypeCommunity Hospital
Services
Beds53
Links
Websitewww.nhsaaa.net/hospitals/east-ayrshire-community-hospital/
Other linksList of hospitals in Scotland

HistoryEdit

The hospital was commissioned to replace Ballochmyle Hospital.[1][2] It was procured under a Private Finance Initiative contract in 1999.[3] It was designed by MacLachlan Monaghan, built by BAM Construction at a cost of £9 million and completed in August 2000.[4][5]

ServicesEdit

Facilities include 24 in-patient beds, an outpatient suite, 13 beds for elderly people and 16 beds for elderly people with mental health issues.[6] There is also a community dental practice.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Provision of Community Hospital: East Ayrshire: Full Business Case" (PDF). NHS Ayrshire and Arran. p. 3. Retrieved 27 December 2018.
  2. ^ "East Ayrshire Community Hospital". Hansard. 19 March 1997. Retrieved 27 December 2018.
  3. ^ "East Ayrshire first to benefit from state of the art NHS Hospitals". Scottish Government. 15 December 2000. Retrieved 9 July 2014.
  4. ^ "East Ayrshire Community Hospital". BAM PPP. Retrieved 27 December 2018.
  5. ^ "HBG completes PFI hospital four months early". BAM PPP. 13 August 2000. Retrieved 27 December 2018.
  6. ^ "East Ayrshire Community Hospital". NHS Ayshire and Arran. Retrieved 27 December 2018.
  7. ^ "Community Dental Practice (East Ayrshire Community Hospital)". Care Opinion. Retrieved 27 December 2018.

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