Public Holiday Monday 22nd July 2024

Please note we are closed Monday 22nd July 2024 If you need medical advice please call NHS 24 on 111 In a medical emergency please call 999 We will re-open Tuesday 23rd July 2024

Our Allied Health Professionals

Pharmacists

Our Practice Pharmacist assists the practice in the management of medicines and prescribing policies in addition to being available to patients who may wish to discuss problems they may have in relation to their medicines.

Community Nurses

The Primary Care Trust employs the nurses who work from within the health centre. Other staff nurses, enrolled and auxiliary nurses are also included in our district nursing team. They carry out nursing care for patients in their home.

You can contact the team via reception or by telephoning the centre on 01356 624411.

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.

Social Prescriber

Brechin Health Centre now have Cara who is our Social Prescriber and is here Tuesdays and Thursdays

Within Angus there are currently 8 social prescribers employed by Voluntary Action Angus and working across all 16 GP practices. They offer face-to-face, telephone and Near Me video consultations. The social prescribers have access to a wealth of information and resources to enable you to find the best support for your own individual needs.  If you feel you have a non-medical problem you would like assistance with, please contact your GP surgery to book an appointment directly with a Social Prescriber. You can also contact Voluntary Action Angus and they will get the social prescriber in your area to contact you – click on the link to open the Social Prescribing page then fill in the form: 

https://www.voluntaryactionangus.org.uk/social-prescribing/

Attached Staff

  • Dietician
  • Speech & Language Therapist
  • Podiatrist