As part of our commitment to ensure the best value of services and to reduce costs to the NHS we have been reviewing the need to produce Medical Cards. At the moment medical cards are produced every time a patient registers or moves address and the cost to the NHS is over £250k per annum.
As a result we are aiming to stop the routine production of medical cards and move to an on demand service only. Should you require a medical card please contact the Health Board on:
Tel: 0141 300 1300
or visit http://www.psd.scot.nhs.uk/contact-us.html