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Key Facts

The Midlothian region has experienced higher than average population growth and in 2017 there were approximately 90,000 inhabitants, served by 12 GP practices. Life expectancy at birth is higher than at Scotland level for both females and males.

Key Officials

Chief Officer: Allister Short
Chair: John Oates
Vice Chair: Councillor Derek Milligan

Latest News

Scotland’s care homes celebrated
Scottish Care’s celebration day highlights the positive part played by care homes across the country…
Social care Midlothian IJB’s ‘biggest challenge’
Partnership on track to meet most adult health & social care targets despite £15m budget gap & rapidly expanding population…
New chair for Midlothian Integration Joint Board
Councillor Catherine Johnstone will oversee “exciting and challenging time” for the board…

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