Every inpatient ward will have access to an iPad so patients can keep in touch with friends and family, if they don’t have a phone or tablet of their own. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The West Glasgow Ambulatory Care Hospital at Yorkhill provides a range of local hospital outpatient services.
The Minor Injuries Unit is closed at this site from 20th April 2018.
A&E and Minor Injuries Services are available in a number of locations. Use our postcode finder to see which is the right one for you or your child.
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The largest paediatric and adolescent diabetes service in the UK, NHSGGC Children's Diabetes Service has remained in its location Ward 6B
West Glasgow Ambulatory Care Hospital (the former Royal Hospital for Sick Children)
Outpatient and treatment service
Anaphylaxis /Allergy only
Glasgow & Clyde Weight Management Service has moved to The Old Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Ward 2, Second Floor, 100 Dalnair Street, Glasgow, G3 8SJ as of Monday 14th September 2015.
West Glasgow ACH
Postal Address: Haematology Laboratory, West Glasgow Ambulatory Care Hospital, Yorkhill, Glasgow, G3 8SJ
All Laboratory Enquiries: 0141 211 6946 (Wednesday 09:00 to 12:30 only)
Routine Service 09:00 to 13:00 Wednesday
Referrals to the lymphoedema service are accepted for patients who have diminished lymphatic drainage as a result of:
Referral can be made through the patient’s GP or from other health care professionals involved in the patient’s care provided the GP has consented.
The lymphoedema clinic operates Monday to Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm.
The first appointment will be for assessment and diagnosis. No treatment is given on this day but follow-up appointments will be arranged if treatment necessary. Treatment plan will be discussed with individual patients.
All nurses involved in patient care are trained and hold academic qualifications in specialist lymphoedema treatment.
This website is for patients, carers and healthcare professionals. There is information on lymphoedema self-care, who to contact to find about about lymphoedema care in your area and we provide links to other sources of information.
Lymphoedema is a condition where a part of the body, usually a limb, swells up because there is a problem with lymph drainage.Opening hours:
Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm.
Outpatient Maternity Service
We have a telephone number for women to make an appointment with a midwife as soon as they know they are pregnant.
The number is 0141 347 8422
We urge all mums-to-be, even those with children already, to book into your local maternity services by week 12 of your pregnancy.General Tel: 0141 201 0140 / 0141
The service for NHSGGC staff is moving here from 25 February 2016.
All services currently provided at the Victoria Infirmary Hub will transfer over from this date – this includes Occupational Health Nursing & Physician clinics, physiotherapy and counselling services.
Clinics will continue to be provided on set days at the following locations:
Please note that nursing & physiotherapy clinics will no longer be provided at Gartnavel General Hospital after 25 February 2016.
The new department at the West Glasgow ACH will be based on the 6th floor of the hospital.
Occupational Health Service (OHS) provides specialist advice to support you at work on all matters relating to your health and wellbeing.
We have a multidisciplinary team made up of Specialist Occupational Health Nurse Practitioners, Registered Nurses, Physiotherapists, Consultants and Specialist Registrars in Occupational Medicine and Administration staff along with links to a wider range of specialists.
OHS actively supports the Health Improvement Agenda with a key focus on Healthy Working Lives (HWL) and the delivery of the Staff Health Action Plan. As a key stakeholder of the Board our focus on proactive health improvement will indirectly support the Board’s aspirations for the health and wellbeing of the wider community.
We operate under a strict code of confidentiality and your records are kept separate from all other NHS records.
How to Access the Service Employees can be referred to the service by their manager or can self refer for advice, support or treatment should they wish to do so. The OHS can be contacted by telephone to arrange an appointment or direct your call to the appropriate person.
Occupational Health work closely with Human Resources, Infection Control, Health and Safety and local Management to ensure appropriate measures are in place to protect your health at work.
Our Range of Services
Occupational Health Nurse & Physician Services
Physiotherapy Services - we can offer treatment and advice on:
Occupational Health | 6th Floor, West Glasgow ACH | Dalnair Street | Glasgow G3 8SJ
Outpatient, Fracture and some Osteosporosis Clinics
General Outpatient department
0830-1730 Mon - Fri
Visiting All day for parents and 2.00pm - 8.00pm for all other visitors
The Scottish Centre for Autism remains at the Yorkhill site from June 2015 until further notice.
The Centre works with children and young people age 0-18 years who may have Autistic Spectrum Disorder. The team provides a specialist service in 2 parts. A National second opinion assessment and diagnostic service for children and young people, which includes a consultation only service for professionals on request, and an intensive parent-based early intervention programme for children up to the age of 4 years focussing on the core areas of social interaction, communication, imagination and flexibility. Therapy is on an individual basis and involves the child’s parents.
Referral Information: Professionals such as GP’s, Paediatricians, Psychologist and Psychiatrists can refer for a second opinion. Referrals will only be accepted when an initial assessment has been given in the child’s local area. Where a child has a clear diagnosis of Autism or is about to receive a diagnosis, a referral may be made specifically to consider whether the child would benefit from the early intervention programme.
Find more information about the Scottish Centre for Autism on our dedicated pages.
Caledonia House, WGACH