Community Nursing

Community Nursing services in Shetland are generally practice attached, i.e. staff are attached to a local health centre. However, services are also provided on most non-doctor islands and in addition there are a range of services that are provided on a Shetland-wide basis.

Chief Nurse (Community)
Miss Edna Mary Watson
Tel: (01595) 743377. Ansaphone in use.

Macmillan Nursing Team
Mrs Alison Mustard / Ms Alison Gaffney
Tel: (01595) 743347

Learning Disabilities Nursing
Pen Clark, RNLD BS.c (Hons)
Tel: (01595) 807487.

Children's Community Nurse
Mrs Kirstie Anderson MA, RGN, RSCN.
Tel: (01595) 743362. Ansaphone in use.

Continence Nurse
Mrs Maureen Neasham
Tel: (01595) 743201. Ansaphone in use.

Relief Nurse Cover Throughout Shetland
Callum Rumming

School Nurse
Elizabeth Gordon, B-Nurse RGN
Based in Gilbert Bain Hospital. (01595) 743076



NHS Shetland Community Nursing Department
Breiwick House
South Road

Tel: 01595 743339

District Nurses
Tel: 01595 743093

Health Visitors
Tel: 01595 743094

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