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In line with our commitment to openness, we publish a wide range of documents every year, from our Annual Report to our business plans.



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NSS Board and EMT Expenses Q1 and Q2 2014/2015

21/10/14 | NSS Headquarters

NSS Board and EMT Expenses paid in Q1 and Q2 2014/15


NSS Annual Report 2012-13

16/10/14 | NSS Headquarters

Every year we produce our Annual Report to show Parliament and the general public how we have spent the resources allocated to National Services Scotland, and how we have performed against our targets for the financial year.


2014 Annual Review Letter

15/10/14 | NSS Headquarters

Letter from Alex Neil MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Health and Wellbeing summarising both the main points discussed and actions arising from the NHS National Services Scotland (NSS) Annual Review and associated meetings at the NSS Headquarters in Edinburgh on 13 August 2014.



2014 Independent Auditors Statement

15/10/14 | NSS Headquarters

Independent auditor’s statement to the members of NHS National Services Scotland on the summary financial statement.


Equality Impact Assessment Initial Screening

16/09/14 | Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service

Equality Impact Assessment Initial Screening


NHS National Services Scotland - Annual Review - At A Glance, Performance 2013/14.

14/08/14 | NSS Headquarters

At A Glance Performance – a summary of key aspects of NHS National Services Scotland’s achievements throughout year 2013/14 showing performance against targets, prepared in readiness for our Annual Review.


Nutritional Services Specification: Half Yearly Compliance Report

14/08/14 | Health Facilities Scotland

This report provides monitoring data on compliance with the requirements set out in the ‘NHSScotland Food in Hospitals National Catering and Nutrition Specification for food and fluid in hospitals in Scotland 2008’ The report covers the period of January - June 2014.

The report includes data on:

  • 14 NHSScotland Operational Boards
  • Two Special Health Boards – Golden Jubilee National Hospital and the State Hospitals Board for Scotland.


NHS National Services Scotland - Annual Review 2013/14

14/08/14 | NSS Headquarters

Presentation - delivered by our Chair, Professor Elizabeth Ireland at our Annual Review on 13 August 2014, summarising key achievements and challenges in 2013/14.


NHS National Services Scotland - Annual Review - Self Assessment 2013/14

14/08/14 | NSS Headquarters

Self-assessment – a detailed description of achievements in year 2013/14 within NHS National Services Scotland in the context of the NHS in Scotland Quality Ambitions – Person Centred, Safe and Effective.


Standing Financial instructions of the NSS

11/07/14 | NSS Headquarters

The Standing Financial Instructions detailing the financial responsibilities adopted by NHS National Services Scotland. These Instructions identify the financial responsibilities of everyone working for NHS National Services Scotland and its constituent parts including Trading Units.


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