Woodside Health Centre
Practice Manager: Lorna O’Brien
Assistant Practice Manager: Sarah Spence
Receptionists: Liz Leitch, Karen Cairns and Conor Loughrey
Practice Nurses: Christine Ferguson, RGN, SCM, PN and Shona Watson, RGN, BSC (Hons)
Health Visitors: Sheona Crown PHN/HV, RGN
District Nurses: Irene McKinnon, RGN, DN
The practice Nurses are responsible for:
- well man/women & contraceptive advice
- blood pressure
- heart disease
The nurses can also offer advice on weight management, diet and many other health related issues including smoking cessation. Please telephone and make an appointment. For advice over the telephone please telephone 0141 221 5656.
Health Visitors offer health advice and support mainly to families with young children. This includes help with parenting and behaviour management and also support to women with Post Natal depression.
The Health Visitor sees children for development checks and immunisation at the GP surgery mornings by appointment. At other times the Health Visitor is available for home visits as necessary. Please telephone 0141 531 9276.
The district nursing team carry out all aspects of nursing care for the patient at home as well as providing a leg ulcer clinic within the Health Centre. Please telephone them on 0141 531 9234.