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Sabbatical for Drs Greg and Faye

Drs Faye and Greg Hamill are undertaking a working sabbatical in New Zealand for six months from October 2014. A sabbatical is an opportunity for professional development and is part of our strategy to recruit and retain GPs on Arran. We wish them and their three girls all the best with the trip and look […]

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New GP Rural Fellow

Many of you will have met Dr Sarah Stewart who joined the practice in late summer last year as our Rural Fellow. Dr Stewart will complete her rural fellowship in August at which time, we are delighted to say, Dr Andrea Bloomfield (pictured) will become our new Rural Fellow. The rural fellowship provides one year […]

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New Website now Live

We are pleased to announce that this week our new website has been launched. For a while, we’ve been wanting to develop the information that we provide about our services, how we work and make it easier for our patients to engage with Arran Medical Group.  We have been working with our Patient Participation Group to […]

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FocusPoint: Home Visits

We are sometimes asked ‘do you still provide home visits?’. For some patients, particularly those who are frail, or those who are experiencing serious illness, a home visit is the only means of having contact with their GP.  A typical week will see more than 20 home visits carried out across the island. Dr Greg […]

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FocusPoint: Urgent Medical Care on Arran

In this article we take a look at access to emergency care on Arran, and how to get help quickly.  The 999 ambulance system has improved considerably over the last 10 years, and now offers the quickest and most effective means of summoning emergency medical assistance.  We have worked in Arran Medical Group to ensure that […]

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