Tayside Health Board is responsible for commissioning health care services for the residents in the geographical local government areas of Angus, Dundee and Perth and Kinross. The Board’s boundaries are coterminous with these local government areas, which had a combined population of 405,721 based on mid year 2011 population estimates published by the General Register Office for Scotland. NHS Tayside’s governance includes a total of 22 major and community hospitals, including the University of Dundee’s Medical School attached to the regions flagship institute, Ninewells Hospital in Dundee. It also includes over 75 GP surgeries and a variety of health centres staffed by over 30,000 employees of the health region.
Our NHS Tayside Vision
“Everyone has the best care experience possible”
Our NHS Tayside Aim
To be the best at getting better
“We will strive to deliver excellent care with compassion, dignity and respect, always listening to patients, their families and carers and working with partners to support people to live longer and healthier lives. We have a determination to learn, to improve and do the right thing.”
Our NHS Tayside Values