You may be entitled to help with necessary travel costs to and from hospital if you receive NHS treatment under the care of a consultant and have a low income or receive certain benefits or credits.
For more details please see the NHS Scotland leaflet HCS2 - A quick guide to help with health costs.
You can download a copy of the leaflet from the Scottish Government website
Alternatively, you can telephone the NHS Helpline on 0800 224488 (Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm).
If you want to find out how to travel to the hospital please call Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or see www.travelinescotland.com
All patients travelling from the Highlands and Islands can claim some or all of their public transport costs of travel.
Inpatients - Please ask your nurse for further information
Outpatients - Please ask staff for further information or directions to the cash office