Health Information 

Primary Care :- Easdale Medical Practice - Surgery Times

Access to Medical help :- See medical attention file below.

NHS Higland :-  Argyll and Bute is now within NHS Highland and the Board now plan to issue regular briefings.

Argyll and Bute Community Health Partnership :- is the CHP within NHS Highland that manages our health services. Website Link.

Rural General Hospital :- Lorn and Islands Hospital  (LIH)

All health services are operated by Argyll and Bute Community Health Partnership (A&B CHP) which is one of the four CHP areas in NHS Highland.  Within the CHP, Oban is the Oban Lorn & Islands (OLI) Locality and health services are managed by the Locality Manager operating from LIH.  More details see their website.

Current policy says that the public should be engaged in service design the buzz word being Patient Focus Public Involvement alias PFPI.  The group established is in A&B is the A&B Public Partnership Forum (PPF) with a subgroup for OLI Locality. Details of the meetings can be found within the Locality PPF website.  This page also includes a Locality news update and Locality useful contact list.   

Highland Health VoicesNetwork newsletter is available on their website.

Assistance with travel costs related to health services :- See guide.

Luing's Patient Transport vehicle

Posted by Editor1 (editor1) on Sep 03 2010
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 The Small Island Strategy covers 4-5 other Argyll islands.  A patient vehicle has been provided by Scottish Ambulance and the backup support, including deployment of landing lights when a helicopter is needed, will be provided by Strathclyde Fire & Rescue volunteers.

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