Records of North Glasgow University Hospitals NHS Trust, Glasgow, Scotland

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

  • North Glasgow University Hospitals NHS Trust board minutes, agenda and related papers, 1999–2004 with similar records of the board’s committees, 1999–2005;
  • West Glasgow Hospitals University NHS Trust board minutes, agenda and related papers, 1994–1999 with similar records of the board’s committees, 1994–1999.

Administrative / Biographical History

North Glasgow University Hospitals NHS Trust was created in 1999 by the merger of three separate trusts centred on: the Glasgow Royal Infirmary; Stobhill Hospital; and the Western Infirmary along with Gartnavel General Hospital. The Trust had responsibility for managing acute and outpatient services at these four major institutions. In 2004, as part of the reintegration of the NHS, the North Glasgow Division of NHS Greater Glasgow replaced the North Glasgow University Hospitals NHS Trust.

Arrangement

Arranged by series.

Conditions Governing Access

Because of the sensitive nature of much of the information contained in these records there is a 75 year closure period on all patient records. There is a 100 year closure period on records of minors. Those seeking information on patient records which are less than 75 years old should contact the archivist.

Other Finding Aids

A paper based finding aid can be located in the searchroom.

Appraisal Information

Appraised according to standard GB 0812 procedure.

Accruals

No further accruals expected.

Related Material

GB 812 HB 32: Records of Glasgow Northern Hospitals Board of Management/District; GB 812 HB 14: Records of Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow; GB 812 HB 37: Records of Glasgow Western [and Gartnavel] Hospitals Board of Management; GB 812 HB 55: Record of NHS Greater Glasgow;GB 812 HB 50: Records of Stobhill Hospital, Glasgow; GB 812 HB 6: Records of Western Infirmary, Glasgow