the beatson west of scotland cancer centre general information
The Beatson - West of Scotland Cancer CareNHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

General Information

Within this area we hope to provide you with as much general information about the Beatson that you will find useful.


The Beatson has several facilities available for patients and visitors attending the hospital. Please use the menu to the left to find out more about the Beatson.



To help you find the Beatson we have a Find Us page.


For information on B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B6, B7, B8/9 wards, consultants, contact details and how to find your way there, please check our wards page.

We have a reception / visiting times page full of details on the hours you can visit the wards and also listing reception desk information.

The ATM Cash Machine & Shop

Gartnavel General Hospital (GGH) is situated next to the Beatson. The ATM Cash machine & the Shop are both within the main entrance to GGH.   Please check the Find Us page for a diagram, where number 9 would indicate the main entrance to GGH.  You can also link to our location map.

The Sanctuary

The Beatson has a Sanctuary which is situated on Level 1 of the hospital in the main foyer area.  You can find it just past the Coffee Shop and The Information Centre, on the left of the corridor opposite The Outpatients Dept.


Information on B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B6, B7, B8 ward setup, consultants, contact details and how to find your way there.

Key Points of Interest

  • Outpatient Information
  • Outpatient Information

  • When you arrive at the beatson please book in to the Main Reception which is located just within the entrance to the outpatient department...

  • Click here to find out more...