- CONTACT US
Reception 01337 828262
Fax 01337 828986
- AUCHTERMUCHTY HEALTH CENTRE
Monday to Friday
8:00am - 6:00pm
12 Carswell Wynd
Fife, KY14 7AW
- STRATHMIGLO SURGERY
Monday to Friday
8:30am – 11:30am
3:45pm – 5:15pm
Strathmiglo KY14 7QA
- OUT OF HOURS EMERGENCIES
In the evenings and at weekends
NHS 24 provides emergency cover.
Please only use this service for problems that cannot wait until the next working day.
- SERIOUS EMERGENCIES
Services and Clinics
The Practice Nurses consult between 8:30 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. The Practice Nurses are experienced in chronic disease management including;
Asthma and COPD clinics,
Coronary heart disease clinics
Well women clinics – including HRT examinations
They also perform numerous treatment room tasks. These include;
General wound care
Dietary and lifestyle advice
Appointments can be arranged by telephoning 01337 828262
Patient Self Test Facilities/Health Check Room
The Practice is delighted to offer patients the opportunity to monitor their own health.
This is a Patient-friendly resource that allows Patients an accessible way of monitoring their Blood Pressure and Weight at a time convenient to them. Patients may also obtain health promotion literature.
We would request that Patients complete appropriate mandate and the practice nurse will review this and contact the patient if further intervention and advice is required.
No appointment is necessary – Please speak to a Receptionist who will be happy to assist you.
The District Nursing staff provide general nursing care for people who are either disabled or are too ill to come to the Health Centre. The District Nursing Sister is an experienced registered general nurse and is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating the nursing care of individuals in their own home. The District Nursing staff can be contacted by calling the Health Centre on 01337 826630.
The Health Visitors attached to the practice are now based at Ladybank Clinic. Please call them 01337 832127.
Test Results and Investigations
If your Doctor has ordered tests to be carried out, the results should be available within 10-14 working days. You can obtain the results of these tests by telephoning the Health Centre from 3.00 p.m., Monday-Friday.
Over 75 Medicals
Auchtermuchty Health Centre offers patients over 75 a medical with the District Nurse. For further information, please contact the practice.
Transportation to Out-Patient Clinics
Transport is available for patients whose illness or disability prevents them from using public transport and need to attend a hospital clinic. This can be arranged with The Scottish Ambulance Service direct by calling 0300 123 1236. Leaflets detailing this service are available at Reception.
Non NHS Services
Certain services provided by your doctor, e.g. private certificates, employment medicals, insurance claims and holiday cancellation certificates, are not covered by the NHS and the receptionist will advise you when a fee is payable. We ask that patients complete all the appropriate details before handing the form in to reception and we will advise you when the completed form is ready for collection.
Nurse Practitioner Triage Service and a Minor Ailment Clinic
We offer a Nurse Practitioner Triage Service and a Minor Ailment Clinic. Our Nurse Practitioner offers appointments at her Minor Ailments Clinics on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday mornings and can be booked by calling these mornings at 8:00am. Our Advanced Nurse Practitioner offers a triage consultation by telephone where appropriate, and will direct Patients to the most clinically appropriate member of staff. Both of our Nurse Practitioners are qualified prescribers, and as such can offer required prescriptions when appropriate, without the need to see a GP. The aim of these triage appointments is to deliver a safe, appropriate and timely consultation.
PLEASE NOTE - Both Nurse Practitioners assist with Open Access on Monday mornings.