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AA : A80927 : Arran Medical Group

Arran Medical Group*The Medical Centre*Lamlash*Isle of Arran*KA27 8NS


  • Dr Elizabeth Guthrie
  • Dr Greg Hamill

Type of practice

• Rural Island

List Size

• 5100

Number of partners and outside interests

  • 7 Principals; 2 Salaried GPs
  • Community Hospital (19 beds) with A&E
  • Dispensing
  • BASICs
  • GPs with Special Interests, including Palliative Care and Elderly Medicine

Any interesting features of the practice

  • Arran is 'Scotland in Miniature', a popular holiday destination
  • Much expanded summer population
  • Very good and close relationships with Community Services
  • Arran Medical Group holds the Arran Out of Hours contract

Educational opportunities

• Ayrshire day release programme.
• Active 'In House' CPD programme.
• Practice Based Small Group learning.
• Telemedicine opportunities.
• Post-VT Rural Fellow post.

Advantages/opportunities of working in your practice


last update 22/06/2015