Nurses

The preactice nurses deal with new patient checks, asthma clinic, COPD / chest clinic, ongoing care clinis, foreign travel advice, cervical smears, family planning, HRT checks, advice on smoking cessation, blood pressure treatments and health lifestyle.
Nurse Alice Chrystall (f)

Nurse Gill Macpherson (f)

Treatment Room Nurses

Yvonne Forrester  is the treatment room nurse attached to the practice.  Yvonnes time is shared between the three Haddington practices.

The treatment room nurse gives help and advice with dressings, minor injuries, injections, removal of stitches, treatment of warts, cervical smears, family planning and foreign travel advice.

Yvonne Forrester (f)

Healthcare Assistants

Rona Jamieson

 

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.

Phlebotomists

Carol McLaughlin is the phlebtomost trained to take blood tests for the practice.  Carols time is shared between the three Haddington practices.

Carol McLaughlin (f)
 
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