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Arran Medical Group Privacy Statement

We have updated our Practice Privacy Statement to comply with new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) that came into place on 25th May 2018.  The statement explains why we collect information about you, how that information will be used, how we keep it safe and confidential, and what your rights are in relation to this. You can […]

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Arran Roads Programme of Works

Please be aware North Ayrshire Council are planning road works over the next few months which will affect travelling to and from our surgeries.  As there may be delays, please take this into consideration when attending and booking appointments. For a map of the works please click on link Arran_2018_19_Plan_rev4_A3 Street Town Location Order of Works […]

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Patient Group

The next meeting of the Patient Group is due to take place on Monday 21st May in Lochranza Surgery at 7pm . If you have any issues, concerns or comments that you would like us to discuss please let us know. Listed below are the Patient Group members: Fiona Brown Chairperson Shiskine Tel: 860314 Sheila […]

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Retirement

Dr Angus Campbell has retired after 36 years. As one of the partners said at his leaving do —” We will miss his wise owl advice and are grateful for the contributions of Angus, Yollie and the Campbell family to healthcare on Arran” We all wish Angus a happy retirement.

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Staff News

CONGRATULATIONS to Dr Andrew Gaw – Dr Gaw returned to the Practice last year and recently passed his CSA (Clinical Skills Assessment) and the AKT (Applied Knowledge Test) Exams.   Pharmacy Support – Nico Cocoza has joined the Practice and will be continuing the work that Kelly Healy carried out in supporting patients with medicines. […]

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Flu Uptake Rates

At the end of every Flu Campaign we have to submit our overall “uptake” figures to ensure we have vaccinated as many eligible patients as possible. This year we had a very good uptake for our over 65s, and achieved the 75% target. However, we were not as successful with our under 65 ‘at risk’ […]

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Surgery Number

Some of the telephone lines in the Practice are digital and cannot be supported by some of the exchanges on the Island, and as a result have to go via the Ayr exchange on the mainland. You may be called by an 01292 number for a phone appointment or to be asked to come to […]

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Easter Closures Date

The Practice will be closed on Monday 2nd April and will re-open on Tuesday 3rd April . Please ensure you have ordered enough medication for over the Bank Holiday closure. Please note, it takes at least three working days for your repeat prescription to be processed.    Other dates for your Diary: The Practice will […]

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MyBus—Rural Service

What is MyBus? MyBus is a bookable bus service offering door-to-door transport, where possible, in your area. MyBus can be used for: Shopping, Visiting Friends, GP Appointments*, Attending Local Clubs *    MyBus does not provide travel to hospital appointments as other services are in place for these purposes.   Please contact your GP for assistance. MyBus […]

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