NHS Lanarkshire is our local Health Board who can provide details of primary medical services within the area.
They can be contacted at:
NHS Lanarkshire Headquarters
Tel: 08453 130 130
|Nurse Joan Gallacher (f)|
|Nurse Karen McLean (f)|
Practice nurses are qualified and registered nurses. They can help with health issues such as family planning, healthy living advice, blood pressure checks and dressings.
The practice nurses run clinics for long-term health conditions such as asthma or diabetes, minor ailment clinics and carry out cervical smears.
|Ms Claire McCarron (f)|
Mental Health Liaison Nurse
|Ms Lyn Wales (f)|
Lyn is available for taking blood samples every morning of the week between 08:00 to 12:45 (by appointment).
Healthcare assistants support practice nurses with their daily work and carry out tasks such as phlebotomy (drawing blood), blood pressure measurement and new patient checks. They may act as a chaperone when a patient or doctor requests one.