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Scottish Committee for Orthopaedics and Trauma, SC050609
Registered charity from 03 December 2020
Charity Details
The name the charity is known by.The Name the Charity is Known BySCOT
This shows the latest contact address that OSCR has been given for the charity.AddressThe Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Nicolson St
Edinburgh
This is the latest postcode that the charity has supplied.PostcodeEH8 9DW
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Shown where the charity has supplied us with a link to its website.Websitewww.scotorth.com
Charities are shown as Standard charities, Registered Social Landlords, or Cross-Border charities. These last two will link through to other Regulators’ websites, where you may be able to view the charity’s accounts.Regulatory Type Standard
This personalised charity registration logo can be downloaded free of charge and used on the charity’s website, email signatures and publications.OSCR Registration Logo
These are taken directly from the charity's constitution. A charity's objects describe what the charity has been legally set up to achieve. They do not necessarily describe all of the activities the charity carries out in order to achieve these objects. Object:
* 4.1 To promote excellence in orthopaedic and trauma care in Scotland for the benefit of the people of Scotland and global health * 4.2 To support inclusion, diversity and equality within the specialty of orthopaedics in Scotland * 4.3 To be a forum for discussion between the consultant surgeons (including locums) and specialty grade doctors working in orthopaedics and trauma in Scotland. * 4.4 To respond to requests for information on matters relating to orthopaedics and trauma in Scotland from the Scottish Parliament. * 4.5 To particularly consider professional practice and service provision, including clinical governance and quality issues, but also to act as a forum for discussion of issues in education and training (whilst recognising that the responsibility for these elements lies with other bodies) * 4.6 To support ongoing service development in collaboration with Scottish Orthopaedics Service Development Group (SOSDG) * 4.7 To act as a central reference point in data collection, both for staffing and workload (with projected changes), and to act as an umbrella organisation for structures such as a Scottish Arthroplasty Register. * 4.8 To Link with partner organisations including the British Orthopaedic Association and NHS Education for Scotland.
Details of the charity's operations
Current status of the charity.Charity Status: Active
When the charity last submitted a change in information.Last Updated: 29 Jan 2021
Whether the charity is a Trust, Company, Unincorporated Association, SCIO, Educational Endowment, Industrial & Provident Society or Statutory Corporation, the date it became that form, and any previous forms it may have had.Constitutional Form: SCIO (Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation)
This best describes how local or widespread the work of the charity is.Geographical Spread: Scotland and other parts of the UK
This local authority area in which the charity is currently operating.Main Operating Location: City of Edinburgh
The Charity and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act sets out 15 charitable purposes and one analogous purpose.Purposes: "The advancement of education","The advancement of health"
This lists which beneficiary groups the charity has identified as being the main focus of activities: children / young people, older people, people with disabilities or health problems, people of a particular ethnic or racial origin, other defined groups, no specific group or for the benefit of the community, other charities / voluntary bodies.Beneficiaries: "People with disabilities or health problems"
This sets out the types of activity undertaken by the charity from the following: it makes grants, donations, loans, gifts or pensions to individuals, it makes grants, donations or gifts to organisations, it carries out activities or services itself, it does none of these.Types of activty undertaken: "It makes grants, donations, loans, gifts or pensions to individuals","It carries out activities or services itself"

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