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william rennie made this Freedom of Information request to NHS Health Scotland

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Dear NHS Health Scotland,

Could you please tell me the total number of patients registered with Wallacetown Health Centre, Lyon Street Dundee.
Yours faithfully,
Mr William Rennie

HealthScotland-FOI (NHS HEALTH SCOTLAND), NHS Health Scotland

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Dear Mr Rennie,


Information Request – Wallacetown Health Centre


I am writing with regard to your Freedom of Information request on 22
April 2016 that was received by NHS Health Scotland the same day, in which
you ask the following:


“Please tell me the total number of patients registered with Wallacetown
Health Centre, Lyon Street Dundee”

Unfortunately we are unable to help you with your request.  Although NHS
Health Scotland is a part of the NHS in Scotland, we do not provide health
services directly to the public and we have no role in monitoring or
providing the information that you are looking for. Our role is to work
with a range of organisations including other NHS Boards, local
government, the third sector and employers to help them use knowledge
about what works to improve the health of people in Scotland.    [1]This
link describes the different organisations that make up the NHS in


I’d like to assist you as much as I am able to, and therefore I suggest
that you may find it helpful to redirect your request to NHS Tayside for
local area information, and in this case details can be found here


I trust that this answers your query.  However, if for any reason you are
not satisfied with our response, you do have the right to ask the Chief
Executive to review our response. You should do this within 40 working
days of receipt of this letter and in a recordable format (letter, email,
audio tape etc). The Chief Executive will consider your query, consulting
with others as necessary, and will respond to you within 20 working days.


I hope that this is of help to you.


Yours sincerely




Cath Denholm

Director of Strategy

NHS Health Scotland




Vivienne Wilson

Senior Communications and Engagement Officer

NHS Health Scotland

Direct line: 0141-414-2861

[mobile number]

Email: [email address] 


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M Potter left an annotation ()

You can find up to date list of all GP practices in Scotland and total patients at each from the quarterly list at

The particular one for this request is near the bottom of the list going by the name Family Medical Practice and as of April 2016 have 9961 patients

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