Services we provide

All GP practices are contracted to provide “essential services”, that is, basic treatment of ill people. We also provide the following “additional services”:

  • Child health surveillance, together with the Health Visitor Team
  • Contraceptive services. Specialist services such as coil insertion and contraceptive implants are provided by appointment with some qualified clinicians
  • Routine immunisation of children
  • Cervical screening (Well woman clinic)
  • Regular monitoring, by blood and urine tests, for patients on a range of drugs for arthritis, bowel problems and warfarin
  • Chronic disease reviews for patients with diabetes, asthma, COPD and other long-term conditions
  • Minor surgery
  • Adult immunisation programmes to protect the elderly and those at risk
  • Annual comprehensive reviews for patients with heart disease
  • Limited travel vaccines

Services provided by the NHS

These services can be contacted via the Day Hospital reception on 018907 52600

  • Dietetics
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Health Visitors
  • Speech & Language Therapy
  • Eyemouth Day Hospital
  • Psychology
  • Occupational Therapy
  • School Nurses
  • Community Psychiatric Nurses (CPN’s)
  • Addictions Service
  • Physiotherapy
  • Midwives
  • Community Nurses
  • Lifestyle Advisor
  • Podiatry
  • Physiotherapists
  • Treatment Room Nurses

Consultant clinics

Some consultants from Borders General Hospital hold clinics at Eyemouth in the Day Hospital. Your own doctor makes referrals to these specialists.