The Nursing Team
Advanced Nurse Practitioner
RGN, Specialist Practitioner - General Practice Nursing, Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Independent/Supplementary Prescriber, ENB9903 Foundation in Family Planning, ENB 998 - Teaching, assessing and clinical support, Diplomas in; Spirometry, COPD, Asthma, CHD, NFSRH Diploma in Sexual Health
Diploma in HE Nursing Studies
Our Practice Nurses run specialist clinics for Diabetes, Coronary Heart Disease, Heart Failure, COPD and Asthma. Their work also includes:-
- Holiday vaccinations & routine injections.
- Ear syringing, Dressings, and removal of stitches.
- Health Promotion, Chronic Disease Management.
- Contraception advice and Cervical Smears.
Primary Health Care Support Workers (PHCSW)
The surgery currently employs 5 PHCSW, whose role in supporting the nursing team is to take routine blood samples, blood pressure monitoring, ECGs, urine sample testing and new patient medicals. PHCSWs also assist the GPs with minor operations.