All patients at our practice have been allocated a named, accountable GP who has overall responsibility for their care. If you would like to know which GP this is for you, please ask at Reception.
|Sister Karen Tamblin (f)|
Specialist Practitioner in Practice Nursing
|Sister Elizabeth Finn (f)|
Practice nurses are qualified and registered nurses. They can help with health issues such as family planning, healthy living advice, blood pressure checks and dressings. The practice nurses run clinics for long-term health conditions such as asthma or diabetes, minor ailment clinics and carry out cervical smears.
Our Practice Nurses are qualified, registered nurses who have undertaken additional training to support the effective operation of a General Practice. They can help you by providing:
- Advice related to important issues such as: Vaccinations, Family Planning, Weight Management, Blood Pressure and Stopping Smoking etc...
- Medical treatments such as: Changing dressings, Putting in or removing stitches, Giving vaccinations, Syringing ears, Cervical smear tests etc...
- Specialist clinics for patients with chronic illnesses such as asthma, diabetes, pulmonary and heart conditions.
Treatment Room Nurses
|Nurse Flavia Gubas (f)|
Treatment room nurses support the doctors, nurse practitioners and practice nurses with their daily work and carry out tasks such as phlebotomy (drawing blood), blood pressure measurement and NHS health checks. They may act as a chaperone when a patient or doctor requests one.
|Mrs Sue Herrington (f)|
Phlebotomists support the doctors, clinical practitioners and nurses by taking blood from patients; these are then sent to the pathology lab for testing.