Key Officials

Chief Executive: Gordon Jamieson

Chairperson: Neil Galbraith

Medical Director: Dr Angus McKeller

Nurse Director: Chris Anne Campbell


Responsible for providing care for a population of 26,500 people, the Western Isles Health Board amploys around 1,030 members of staff. Three hospitals are run by the Board, including the rural general Western Isles Hospital, located in Stornoway.

A redeveloped decontamination unit was opened in June.

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