Working together to deliver safe and effective overnight care

Hospital at Night

Hospital At Night is a multidisciplinary team based approach to providing safe and effective patient centred care to our patients overnight. The team is made up of Senior Nurse Practitioners (SNP), Advanced Nurse Practitioners (ANP) and medical staff.

Hospital at Night Introduction

An introduction to working as part of the Hospital at Night team, by Dr Tim Morse

RIE HAN Overview


RIE Team

  • 2 Senior Decision Makers – ST3+ and ST3+/CMT2

  • 3 FY2/CMT1/GP trainees

  • 1 Clinical Development Fellow

  • 2 FY1s

  • 1 SNP/ANP (Co-ordinator)

  • 1 or 2 SNP/ANPs

The Hospital At Night Office is located in the X-ray corridor on the ground floor.

We don't cover

  • A&E

  • Obs & Gynae

  • Neonates

  • Ward 118 (Intensive Care Unit)

  • Theatres and Anaesthetics

The senior decision makers do provide clinical support for the medical and surgical admissions units which both have their own junior medical staff.

The Hospital At Night phone number is 0131 242 3888 (23888).

HAN on our acute sites

Find out more about the way HAN works.