If you have recieved a letter inviting you into hospital for a proceedure or an operation, then we understand that you may be feeling apprehensive.  The information in the following sections had been put together to help to allay any such fears and to let you know what to expect when attending any one of Fife's hospitals.  

We want your time with us to be as comfortable as possible and we also want to ensure your safety at all times. 

Here you can find out about how you should prepare for going into hospital, what to expect when you are here and how to make your stay with us as comfortable as possible.


How to get to hospital

Information on getting to hospital by car or public transport

How to prepare for a stay in hospital

Tips for before you make your way to hospital

The admission process and what to bring with you

Coming into hospital and what to bring with you

Your comfort, safety & wellbeing

What will happen while you are in hospital


Information for family and friends coming to visit

Going home

Arranging to go home

Smoking and my hospital visit

Stop SmokingNHS Fife sites are smoke free. Find out about what support is available.

Hospital Facilities

Hospital facilitiesInformation on facilities available within our hospitals.


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