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Key Facts

With a population of around 122,000, 17 GP practices serve the region which has lower life expectancy for both makes and females when compared to the Scotland level. There are three localities in the area: Northern (including Annick ands Irvine Valley), Kilmarnock (including Crosshouse and Hurlford), and Southern (including Ballochmyle, Cumnock, Doon Valley and New Cumnock).

Key Officials

Chief Officer: Eddie Fraser
Chair: Councillor Douglas Reid
Vice Chair: Ian Welsh

Latest News

Two-thirds of IJBs warning of budget deficits
Planned bailouts will still leave £30m black hole…
East Ayrshire health & care finances on track
‘Significant improvement’ in East Ayrshire finances but audit issues warning over lack of financial sustainability…
Scotland’s care homes celebrated
Scottish Care’s celebration day highlights the positive part played by care homes across the country…

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