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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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Prostate Cancer in Men

In view of the recent publicity regarding prostate cancer, many men have requested PSA blood testing. For those who already are under review or monitoring, the advice is to continue with their agreed plan. For men who are thinking about having a check, it is advisable to speak to a GP before requesting a blood […]

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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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MyBus Updated information

Please see updated information below regarding the MyBus Service… What is MyBus Rural? MyBus Rural is a bookable bus service offering door-to-door transport, where possible, in your area. It’s designed to serve people and communities who do not have a local bus service or who have poor public transport links. How do I book? We […]

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Arran NHS team wins Gordon Nixon Award

We were delighted to learn yesterday that the Arran NHS team, including Arran Medical Group, has been awarded this year’s Gordon Nixon Award. The award looks for individuals or teams who work in Primary Care within NHS Ayrshire & Arran “who can demonstrate an innovative development or process they have set up.  This could include joint […]

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Welcome to our new Link Worker

We are delighted to welcome Lorraine Hewie as our new Community Link Worker.  We thought it might help to explain more about this relatively new post, which until recently was provided by Vicky Yuill. What is a Community Link Worker? At present Lorraine works from AMG’s surgery sites in Brodick and Lamlash.   She works […]

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Maggie’s Kitchen Table Day

Arran Medical Group is supporting Maggie’s latest fundraiser. Maggie’s Chief Executive Laura Lee says:- “Our Centres are here for anyone with any type of cancer and their families and friends, offering the practical, emotional and social support that people with cancer need”. Lamlash Medical Centre & Shiskine Surgery are holding a Guess the Weight of the […]

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