COVID Vaccine Update

We and many other Practices have just been advised that we will not be receiving any Covid Vaccine supplies this week. We will therefore not be able to run covid vaccination clinics next week.

Our Allied Health Professionals

Physician Assistants

All of our Clerical Team have been trained in other ‘Clinical Skills’ such as taking Blood Pressure Readings and making Blood Withdrawals. We feel this level of service is more beneficial to our patients as it makes our services more flexible for you!

Pharmacists

Ms Karen Foreman (f)

Karen our Practice Pharmacist and works closely with the practice.  She performs regular medication reviews, monitors our prescriptions and undertakes regular Audits. You may be contacted by Karen regarding your medication or changes to your medication. She has an interest in Asthma, COPD, Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Management. She is also a Prescriber.

Ms Sarah Cuthbertson (f)

Sarah our Practice Pharmacist and works closely with the practice.  She performs regular medication reviews, monitors our prescriptions and undertakes regular Audits. You may be contacted by Karen regarding your medication or changes to your medication. Sarah has an interest in Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and management. She is also a Prescriber.

Community Nurses

There is a district nurse service to visit/treat housebound and chronically ill patients in their own homes. District nurses can be contacted on 028 2826 6126.

Health Visitors

A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing.

Mrs Rachel McKay (f)

Attached Staff

  • Community Diabetic Nurse Specialists
  • Podiatry
  • Dietician
  • Dental
  • Counselling Services – Joanne, Emma and Susan are our contracted Counsellors. They are an experienced team who see a wide range of patients from 18 years of age. At present they cover  5/6 sessions per week.  If you feel you would benefit from speaking to a Counsellor you will required to be referred by the GP.  The team work hard to see as many patients as possible and the service is well used so there is a waiting list. Urgent referrals are prioritised.     

The following staff and services are available in the Moyle Hospital or Moyle Medical Centre Building adjacent to the Health Centre:

  • Speech Therapists
  • Hearing Aid Technicians
  • Community Midwives
  • Physiotherapists
  • Community Mental Health Service
  • Physiotherapists
  • Occupations Therapists