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Please note our GP's timetable as follow's;

Monday - Dr Katy Sloan & Dr John Owen
Tuesday - Dr John Owen & Dr Ravi Sondhi
Wednesday - Dr John Owen
Thursday - Dr Katy Sloan & Dr Ravi Sondhi
Friday - Dr Katy Sloan & Dr Ravi Sondhi
Barrhill will be alternated by all 3 GP's.  During leave this timetable will be subject to change.

Ballantrae Medical Practice opening hours are as follows;

Monday 8.30am - 6pm

Tuesday - Friday 8.30am - 5.30pm

Dispensary 9am - 11am & 3pm - 5pm (Monday - Friday)

There will be no change to opening hours at Barrhill.


Patient Participation Group         Related image  

Are you interested in the medical practice?                 
Do you want to have a say in what services are provided?            
If so please join our group.  We aim to meet 3 times per year, (more if you wish) to discuss any issues affecting the practice.  If you are interested in joining please ask for more information.

Your input is greatly appreciated and we would value more people coming along.

Thank you. 


Protected Learning Time

PLT is dedicated training time for all staff, where we aim to enhance our skills and knowledge as individuals, in order to improve the effectiveness of the Practice and the services we offer to you as patients.

  On these days the Practice will close from 12.30pm and will re-open the following day. 

Thursday 23rd August

Wednesday October 31st

Emergency medical cover will be provided by ADOC. Dial 111.  In a life threatening emergency dial 999 for an ambulance.


 Veteran's First


Do you need help with muscle or joint pain problems?  Patients can now access the Musculoskeletal Advice and Triage Service (MATS) to have direct access, over the phone advice, signposting and onward referral to MSK services if required. Call FREE on 0800 9179390. 


Samaritans – new telephone number

 The Samaritans are launching a new free-to-caller number – 116 123. This number is free to call from landlines, mobiles and payphones. It will enable more people who may be struggling to cope to access our vital service, which provides round the clock support, every single day of the year.
 

The new 116 123 number will replace Samaritans’ national UK number, 08457 90 90 90.  


Registration & Bereavement

Girvan  -

Girvan Registration Office will be open on Monday 16th July 2018, however will be CLOSED on Tuesday 17th July.

If informants need to carry out a registration, it would be extremely helpful, if you could telephone in advance of the visit so that a suitable appointment can be made.

Tel No: 01292 617617. 

 Stranraer Registration Office

Council Offices Sun Street, Stranraer, Wigtownshire DG9 7JJ

Phone: 01776 888439  Please phone to make a suitable appointment.

What is power of attorney?
http://www.publicguardian-scotland.gov.uk/power-of-attorney/power-of-attorney/what-is-a-power-of-attorney

MUSCULOSKELETAL SERVICE (MSK)

MSK Ayrshire and Arran have recently launched a new website to assist with the advice and management of musculoskeletal conditions. At present it contains information and exercises for OA knees, patellofemoral pain and chronic pain management. Although only recently launched early feedback shows an appetite for further information so over the next few months the website will be continually updated with other common MSK conditions.

http://www.nhsaaa.net/allied-health-professionals-ahps/musculoskeletal-service/

 

Useful Contact Numbers

 

For information only as we don't necessarily endorse any of the services listed below.

NHS 24  Dial 111

Ballantrae Medical Practice

Ballantrae Surgery01465 831302
Ballantrae Dispensary01465 831600

Barrhill Surgery

01465 821218

Health Visitor - Mary Jeans01465 716458
 
Midwife

01465 716461

District Nurse01465 716459

 

Referral management Office/Appointments Office NHS A&A      01563 827070

Hospitals

 

Girvan Community Hospital

01465 712571

Galloway Community Hospital

01776 707707

Crosshouse Hospital

01563 521133

Carrick Glen

01292 288882

Biggart Hospital 

01292 470611

Dumfries & Galloway Royal Infirmary

01387 246246

Ayrshire Central 

01294 274191

Ayr Hospice 

01292 269200

Chemists

 

Boots - Girvan Hospital 

01465 712118

Boots - Girvan (McCormick)

01465 712234

Boots - Stranraer

01776 707224

Boots - Newton Stewart

01671 402226

Lloyds - Stranraer 

01776 702201

Kerr's - Stranraer

01776 702851

Local - NHS A&A

 

BRICC - Ballantrae Rural Initiative Care Community

01465 831380

Anslie Manor Nursing Home 

01465 715023

Girvan Police 

01465 713587

Addiction Services 

01292 559800

CAN (Cancer Action Network) 

01465 714060

Fresh Air-shire 

0800 783913

Podiatry Services 

01292 614972

Funeral Director

 

J & J Lindsay - Girvan 

01465 712145

Alex McCleary  - Newton Stewart 

01671 402812

Co-operative  - Girvan 

01465 712361

 

 



 
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