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SHPN 16-01 Mortuary and post mortem facilities: design and briefing guidance

Publication Year

2017

Document Status

Green 
Latest version of document

Abstract

Useful to public bodies with a role in the operation, planning and use of mortuary and post mortem facilities in Scotland. Assists in the designing of new buildings, adaptation and extension of those which already exist and consistent assessment of the standards of existing facilities.

Document History

Supersedes for use in Scotland, SHPN 20: 'Facilities for mortuary and post-mortem room services. Design and briefing guidance' (NHSSPEF, 2002) and HBN 20 'Facilities for mortuary and post-mortem room services. 3rd edition' (NHS, 2005). Version 2.0 November 2017. Health Facilities Scotland is part of NHS National Services Scotland (NSS).

Publisher Information

Health Facilities Scotland

Health Facilities Scotland is a division of National Services Scotland and provides operational guidance to NHS Scotland bodies on a range of healthcare facilities topics. Formerly known as NHS Scotland Property and Environment Forum (NHSSPEF).

3rd Floor, Meridian Court
5 Cadogan Street
Glasgow
G2 6QE
UK

Website: www.hfs.scot.nhs.uk
Email: nss.hfsenquiries@nhs.net
Tel: Tel: 0141 207 1600 (Please ask for HFS)

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