Practice Nurses

Babs Muir – Senior Practice Nurse
RGN (Aberdeen 1986)

Marley Smith – Practice Nurse
Registered Nurse 2020

Emma Craig– Trainee Practice Nurse

Practice Nurses are fully trained in a wide range of skills including immunisations, health promotion, contraception and management of long-term conditions e.g. advise on diet and lifestyle choices, coronary heart disease, hypertension, asthma, diabetes, smoking cessation and obesity. Practice Nurses can extend their skills at Diploma Level and see many patients who previously would have seen the Doctor.

The Nursing Team run various Nurse-led clinics for diabetes, asthma, coronary heart disease and COPD as well as providing general nursing services, dressings, removal of sutures and blood tests.

Healthcare Support Worker

Health Care Support Worker

Healthcare Assistants are non-registered Nursing staff who assist in patient care and Practice related duties, as directed by and under the supervision of a Registered Healthcare Professional (including Lead Practice Nurse, Practice Manager and GPs). They play a crucial role in supporting the Clinical Team.

Nursing Team Normal Working Days*

NameNormal Working Days
Advanced Nurse Practitioner Joan KaneMonday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Nurse B Muir (Senior Practice Nurse)Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Nurse Marley SmithMonday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Nurse Emma CraigMonday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

*Working days may alter at short notice to maintain sufficient levels of Nurse cover on any one day

We have had a sustained period where members of the Practice team have had to isolate due to covid regulations. This is still affecting the amount of routine appointments we can provide. We thank you for your continued cooperation during this difficult period.