E.R.H.B. Magazine 1962-1964, 1966-1968; coat of arms 1948-1950; Proposals for the Development and re-organisation of the hospital and specialist services within the region 1963; minutes 1949-1953.
Eastern Regional Hospital Board
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Administrative / Biographical History
The Eastern Regional Hospital Board was established in July 1948 in response to the NHS (Scotland) Act. From headquarters in Dundee it managed hospital provisions in the counties of Dundee, Angus, Perth and Kinross. Its services were also used by the North and East Fife hospitals. Following reorganisation in the mid-1970s, it was replaced by the Tayside Health Board.
The board consisted of three boards of management, each concerned with one or more hospitals grouped as to type and geographical region.
Records are arranged chronologically within series.
Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation. Normal closure period of 30 years applies.
The records were deposited by a private depositor in 1987 (AccM/238), by the Tayside Health Board in 1995 (AccM/317) and by Dundee City Archives in 2000 (AccM/418).
Fonds level description compiled by Sarah Chubb, Archives Hub Project Archivist, July 2001.
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