Welcome to the Edinburgh & Lothians Emergency Medicine Website.
We deliver our service across 3 Departments in NHS Lothian to approximately 200,000 patients a year. We believe in clinical excellence, provided within a strong multidisciplinary team ethos and with patient care at its centre.
We are continually attempting to improve both our patients’ experience and that of our staff, and are constantly innovating with new methods, processes, and training.
Take a moment to browse our site and learn a little about us, or you can follow us @EdinburghEM
Up to 40 lives per year could be saved by plans to set up four new specialist major trauma centres, as part of an enhanced network of care for major trauma patients. The centres will be located at The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Ninewells Hospital in Dundee and the new Southern General Hospital in Glasgow.