There are 2 ICUs within the Trust at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh and Western General Hospital. The Royal Infirmary has a mixed ICU/HDU with 30 beds and admits all level 2/3 patients; Western General Hospital has a mixed ICU/HDU with 16 beds for level 2/3 patients.
There are currently 18 ACCPs in post; 15 are fully qualified and 3 are still in training.
Training is provided in collaboration with Edinburgh Napier University.
Information provide by Gail Renwick, ACCP