Healthcare Team


Doctors

Dr Lorraine Murphy MBChB, Qualified Glasgow 1990. 
Female, Senior Partner

Dr Robert Anderson BSc St Andrews 1999, MBChB, MRCGP Qualified Manchester 2002. 
Male, Partner

Dr Catherine Macmillan MBChB, DROCG. MRCGP Qualified Glasgow 1991. Female, Partner

Dr Elizabeth Marshallsay MBChB, MRCGP, DRCOG Qualified Glasgow 2006. Female, Partner.

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GP Training

The Practice are an accredited training Practice. This means that at any time there will be a GP Trainee / Trainees working alongside the established Partners. These doctors are fully qualified with hospital experience, and are attached to the Practice for 18 months of their Specialist GP Training Program, the remainder of which is undertaken in hospital. Find our more on our Specialist GP Training Program page.

Dr Pamela Moreira is our GP trainee, who has joined our team this week and will be with us for 6 months.

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Practice Nurses & Clinical Staff

Practice Nurse

Sister Muir RGN

Our Practice Nurse has a  special interest in all aspects of Chronic Disease Management.  She will also take cervical smear tests, give contraceptive advice, wound management reviews, general lifestyle advice, travel advice and travel vaccinations (NHS service only).

Health Care Support Worker

Helen Turkington

The role of the Health Care Technician (HCSW) in a relatively new one to General Practice. Helen is responsible for all New Patient Registration checks, blood pressure monitoring, height/weight check, ear syringing, simple dressings and all routine blood test. Helen is trained in all aspects of her job and will continue to develop in line with locally agreed guidelines.

Community Nurses

We work very closely with our District Nursing Team, which comprises District Nurses, Health Visitor and Support Staff.

You can contact District Nurses on: 0141 207 7756.  You can contact Health Visitors on: 0141 207 7459.    If no one is available when you call these numbers you should leave a message on the answer machine, which is checked regularly throughout the day.

Phlebotomist

Julie Wallace

Three Practices within the Health Centre can access a Phlebotomist, who is employed by Renfrewshire Health & Social Care Partnership .

She is available Monday - Friday 8.30am - 11.30am to carry out blood tests at the request of the GPs.

The phlebotomist is bound by the same rules of confidentiality as the doctors and nurses.

Primary Care Pharmacists

Aileen Courtney and Julie Anne Lock

Aileen and Julie Anne are employed by Renfrewshire Health & Social Care Partnership.   They support the GP's regarding issues around prescribing, carry out patient prescribing reviews and liaise with the hospital and community pharmacists. Aileen and Julie Anne are bound by the same rules of confidentiality as the doctors, nurses and admin staff.

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Management & Administration

General Practice Manager

Jackie Hale

The General Practice Manager looks after all management and administrative issues within the Practice. She is happy to discuss any non-medical topics with you. She is also responsible for dealing with any complaints and suggestions related to the Practice. Please address these for her attention via this website, or write to her at our practice address.

Reception, Administration & Secretarial Team

Our reception, administration and secretarial staff include:

Secretary

Catherine Sweeney 

Reception Supervisor

Jan Tweedie         

Receptionists

Linda Craig, Anna Goral, Tracey Corrigan, Isobel Pollock and Kate McNicol

This team are your first point of contact with the practice and are there to help you. They will make routine and emergency appointments, answer numerous and varied questions and offer help and assistance at all time. Our reception, admin & secretarial team are bound by the same rules of confidentiality as the GPs, Nurses and Practice Manager.