STV News was granted special access to the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Paisley.
Health secretary Jeane Freeman said using five independent hospitals would create additional capacity.
Hospital has seen 315 patients receive orthopaedic and plastic surgery outpatient consultations.
Norbord is supplying wood products to help build a makeshift temporary hospital in London.
The man was struck near Buccaneer Service Station on the A941 north of Elgin at around 6.20am on Saturday.
NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde has been dealing with an infection scandal at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital.