Aberdeen Royal Infirmary

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Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
NHS Grampian
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary main.jpg
Main entrance to the Infirmary
Geography
LocationForesterhill, Aberdeen, Scotland
Organisation
Care systemNHS Scotland
Hospital typeTeaching
Affiliated university

University of Aberdeen

The Robert Gordon University
Services
Emergency departmentYes
Beds922
History
Founded1737
Links
Websitewww.nhsgrampian.org/nhsgrampian/gra_display_hospital.jsp
ListsHospitals in Scotland
 
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Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
NHS Grampian
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary main.jpg
Main entrance to the Infirmary
Geography
LocationForesterhill, Aberdeen, Scotland
Organisation
Care systemNHS Scotland
Hospital typeTeaching
Affiliated university

University of Aberdeen

The Robert Gordon University
Services
Emergency departmentYes
Beds922
History
Founded1737
Links
Websitewww.nhsgrampian.org/nhsgrampian/gra_display_hospital.jsp
ListsHospitals in Scotland

Aberdeen Royal Infirmary (ARI) is a teaching hospital on the Foresterhill site in Aberdeen, Scotland. It is run by NHS Grampian and has around 900 beds. ARI is a tertiary referral hospital serving a population of over 600,000 across the North of Scotland. It offers all medical specialities with the exception of heart and liver transplants.

There are close links with the University of Aberdeen's medical school and there has been pioneering research in many fields, including the development of MRI and PET scanning.

In February 2014 it was revealed that the hospital has a repairs backlog of £60million.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Revealed: Renovating Scotland's crumbling hospitals will cost £860m". Daily Record. 15 February 2014. Retrieved 16 March 2014. 

Coordinates: 57°09′17″N 2°08′10″W / 57.1546°N 2.1360°W / 57.1546; -2.1360