The District Nursing Team

The senior nurse within the district nursing team is Senior Charge Nurse Ailsa Lewis.
She and her team treat patients who are unable to leave their home due to illness or disability.

Their role covers:

  • General wound care
  • Palliative and terminal care
  • Assessment and advice for referral to other agencies e.g. Social Services
  • Diabetic advice and care
  • Bowel care
  • Catheter insertion and care
  • Venepuncture, Injections and Influenza vaccination
  • Ear syringing
  • Peg tube managemement

The district nursing team can be contacted via the surgery on 01387 246282.