Community Staff

 

Health Visiting Team:

Catriona Macpherson – Health Visitor
Aimee Hutton – Health Visitor (currently on maternity leave)
Clare Hutcheson – Health Visitor
Coralee Davis – Health Visitor
Emma Sutherland – Nursery Nurse
Ann Gordon – Admin Assistance

Our health visitors are registered nurses with HV qualifications and midwifery training. They are concerned with the health of pregnant women, and children under school age. They manage the baby clinics, under 5s immunisations, and child health assessments. They also run Preparation for Parenthood sessions with the Community Midwife. Their direct line telephone number (with answer machine) is 0131 228 7502.

District Nursing Team:

Jennifer Telfer – District Nurse
Nicky White – Distrct Nurse
Kayleigh Reid – District Nurse
Pamela Croan – Staff Nurse
Anna Carter – Staff Nurse
Clare Lang – Staff Nurse
Sharon McKay – Staff Nurse
Melanie Mills – Staff Nurse
Rachael Watson – Staff Nurse
Laura Buwert – Staff Nurse
Christine Newton – Auxilliary Nurse

The District Nurses work closely with the doctors to provide treatment and advice to the housebound and to patients recently discharged from hospital. They are currently based out of Astley Ainslie Hospital and their direct line telephone number (with answer machine) is 0131 537 9031.

Midwife:

Heather Pullinger