Nurse-led Services

All of our nurses have wide knowledge and expertise and aim to provide the highest quality of care for all of our patients. The community staff run daily treatment sessions and our practice nurses run daily clinics at both surgeries, as well as providing services in the community.

All of the team are committed to giving skilled nursing assessments, treatment for chronic disease management and health promotion.

Our nurse provide the following clinic services

  • Antenatal and Postnatal care
  • Health Visitor
  • Asthma COPD
  • Coronary Heart Disease and Blood Pressure Checks
  • Cervical smears
  • Diabetes
  • Childhood checks and immunizations
  • Family planning (coil fitting and Implanon insertion)
  • Minor surgery
  • Smoking cessation
  • Travel Information and Injections
  • Weight management

Health Visitor

To contact the Health Visitor ring 01668213738

Health Visitor - Laura Alexander
Nursery Nurse - Melanie Hodkinson

The Health Visitor's work involves all age groups, especially working with ante-natal clients and families with babies and young children. Their work includes supporting new mothers and encouraging parents to have their children immunised. They assess health and development as well as screening for post-natal depression and advising on child behaviour, sleep, speech, toilet training, minor ailments and nutrition. As part of the Health Care team, their role is to promote good health and prevent illness.

Extended Health Care

Members of the extended Health Care Team who are accessible but not necessarily based at the practice

Pharmacist
Chiropodist
Community psychiatric nurse
Occupational therapist
Social workers
Physiotherapist
Psychologist
Speech therapist
Dietician

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