More about our nurses and health visitors

District Nurses

Christina Paisley RGN

The district nursing team carry out nursing care for the patient at home. Please telephone them on Tel. No. 01475 745327(Mon-Fri 8:30-4:00). 01475 720995 (All other times)

Midwives

The practice has various midwifes that look after all of the Ante-natal patients who attend the surgery throughout their pregnancy. Their care is shared with the Rankin Maternity Unit at Inverclyde Royal Hospital.

Health Visiting Team

Eilish Glancy is the practice health visitor, Eilish is supported by Moraf Gaffney who is the health visiting support worker.

They offer health advice and support mainly to families with young children under five. This includes help with parenting and behaviour management and also support to women with Post Natal depression.They see children for development checks and immunisations at the GP surgery on Wednesday afternoons between 1:30 and 3:30pm. No appointment is necessary and a doctor is also available to see children who are ill from 2:00pm. They can be contacted on 01475 506017.

Community Psychiatric Nurses

The Practice has a CPN service provided by Liz McVicar and James Graham. They help people suffering from a range of problems including  mild depression, anxiety, stress, phobias, alcohol and non-dependant drug misuse. If you feel you would benefit from this service, please discuss your problem with one of the doctors who can then arrange a referral.