Forth Valley mental health services

  • All acute mental health services in NHS Forth Valley are located at Forth Valley Royal Hospital (FVRH).
  • All Emergency Admissions to psychiatry will be to wards 1-5 in FVRH
  • Emergency Mental Health Assessments and access to beds in the hospital are arranged by contacting the Mental Health Acute Assessment and Treatment Service (MHAATS) via the single point of referral 01324-567250.
  • Staff responding to the single point will direct the caller to the appropriate service (where this is not MHAATS). If the service is not within FVRH a contact number will be provided, otherwise the call will be transferred.

Editorial Information

Last reviewed: 28/05/2021

Author(s): Julia Ferrari, Joe McGhee, Duncan Westall, William McFadden, Heather Tainsh , Susan Sutherland, Marie White , Anne Cook, Justin McNicholl, Douglas Armstrong, Dr Nabila Muzaffar, Dr Stuart Affleck, Dr David Cumming, Andrew Angus, Jackie Maher, Rose Mills, Vincent Hughes..