Tel: 01290 425643
Health visitors are registered general nurses who specialise in community health care. They provide a service to all age groups. They also provide information and guidance on all aspects of healthy living, ongoing help for individuals and families who have special needs, counselling and support for personal concerns, advice on local services/benefits and information on voluntary services.
Should you require to speak with a member of the District Nursing team, please contact them on:
01290 421689 Weekdays between 08.30 and 17.00 hours
01290 423199 Weekdays between 08.30 and 17.00 hours
Out of hours
01563 545544 Weekdays from 17.00 until 08.30 hours, Weekends and Public Holidays
The district nurses attached to our practice are primarily available 24 hours a day to give nursing care to patients in their homes at the request of the doctors.
Tel:01290 426373 Monday to Sunday
Call 01563 825300 (Maternity Assessment Unit)
The Maternity assessment unit can be contacted directly for advice and urgent care 24 hours a day- every day.
The community midwives help to look after our expectant mums and their babies. After hours and at weekends the midwives can be contacted, for emergencies only, at Ayrshire Maternity Unit on 01563 521133: ask for the Assessment Unit.
All non-urgent messages can be left on the answer machine, telephone number 01290 425287. All the doctors undertake maternity medical services but not home deliveries.
Community Mental Health Team
Adult Services 01290 425947
Elderly Services (65+) 01290 420926
These multi-disciplinary teams look after our patients with memory problems or other mental health problems and are normally referred through the doctor.
An answer machine is available out of normal hours to record messages.