East Lothian Community Hospital

East Lothian Community Hospital, Haddington 


Watch the animated fly though of the new Hospital.


Participant: NHS Lothian

Value: £69m

Tier 1 Contractor: Morrison Construction

Project: The new East Lothian Community Hospital is being built on the site of the current Roodlands Hospital in Haddington. Plans will see a modern and purpose-built hospital developed, helping to improve the quality of care for people in East Lothian.
This is Hub South East's largest revenue funded project and is also the largest Hub deal to be signed to date in Scotland.

Status: Financial Close was achieved in September 2016. The Out patients deprtment wwas successfulkly handed over in 2018 and work continues on site. The project is due to be open to patients in late 2019.

Press Releases 

Wind and Watertight - March 2019

Steel Structure Complete - Sept 2018

First Minister Visits OPD - March 2018

Keys handed over to OPD - March 2018

Health Secretary topoping out - September 2017

Health Secretary celebrates start of construction - January 2017

Construction to start on new East Lothian Community Hospital - September 2016

Planning permission granted - April 2016

Planning Application Submitted - October 2015


Check out the Case Study for ELCH here.