Community Staff

 

Health Visiting Team:

Catriona Macpherson – Health Visitor
Aimee Hutton – Health Visitor (currently on maternity leave)
Lynsey Martin – Health Visitor
Emma Sutherland – Nursery Nurse
Ann Gordon – Admin Assistance
Cheryl Brykajlo – 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

The District Nurses, along with their team of staff 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