To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland what progress has been made regarding the computerisation of hospital patient administration systems and their introduction by health boards.
Contracts were signed today by the Common Services Agency for the Scottish Health Service with Honywell Bull Ltd. and McDonnell Douglas Information Systems Ltd. for the provision of systems and hardware for the following hospitals.
|Company and hospital||Health board|
|Dunfermline and West Fife||Fife|
|Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh||Lothian|
|Western General, Edinburgh||Lothian|
|Honeywell Bull Ltd|
|Royal Alexandra, Paisley||Argyll and Clyde|
|Vale of Leven||Argyll and Clyde|
|Ayrshire Central||Ayrshire and Arran|
|Crosshouse||Ayrshire and Arran|
|Dumfries Royal Infirmary||Dumfries and Galloway|
|Falkirk and Stirling Royal Infirmaries||Forth Valley|
|Aberdeen Royal Infirmary||Grampian|