Link Practitioner attached in the Practice who is able to help with non medical problems which are impacting on people’s quality of life eg loneliness, isolation and financial problems to name but a few.
Valerie Sillito works closely with all the clinical staff advising on medication issues. She also runs a Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) clinic on a regular basis. She also offers medication reviews appointments and can carry out contraceptive pill reviews.
Moira is the Midwife attached to the Practice. She is based at Aboyne Community Hospital and visits the practice regularly to carry out ante-natal clinics for our patients. They can be contacted by telephoning Aboyne Hospital on 013398 87821.
- Main Maternity Contact Number: 01224 558855
- Labour Ward: 01224 551959 / 52006
- Midwives Unit: 01224 551948
Community nurses are based at Airyhall Community Clinic in Aberdeen. They provide general nursing services to our patients in the community. Routine queries should be directed to the Team at Airyhall Clinic on 01224 556970.
Susan Mackintosh and Pauline Lieberum are our health visitors. They provide information and support on child health and care of the elderly. They are based at the health centre and can be contacted on 01224 739965.
Social Work Care Manager
The Social Work Care Team are now based in Aberdeen.They works closely with the Community Nursing team and liaises with the medical team to provide social services (home care, respite, nursing home etc) to our patients who require these services. hey can be contacted on 01224 264004.
Jane Steel, occupational therapist with Aberdeen City Council is also now based in the health centre. Jane works closely with the medical and nursing teams to provide a service to patients who require additional help and support to enable them to stay in their home environment. Jane can be contacted on 01224 739980.
A number of visiting specialists use the premises here on a regular basis. They include:- speech and language therapist, physiotherapist, podiatrist, drug problem service, consultant psychiatrist and community psychiatric nurses.