Our Practice Nurses can help you with all the following:
Dressings and Bandages, Wound Care, Immunisations, New Patient Appointments, Blood Pressure and Urine Checks, Smear Tests, Pill checks, Contraception and Family Planning advice, Well-Woman or Well-Man checks and other Healthy Lifestyle advice.
They also have specialist training in order to run chronic disease management clinics for patients with Diabetes, Asthma, COPD, Heart Disease or CKD. The Practice Nurses will also act as a chaperone for patients who request this, and also assist the doctors during minor surgery procedures.
Health Care Assistant
The Practice has a Health Care Assistant who takes most of the blood samples for laboratory testing. She also carries out the Hypertension clinic, routine blood pressure checks, urinalysis and updates patient records regarding lifestyle information such as smoking and alcohol and ECGs.
The Phlebotomy clinic is held every weekday morning, by appointment only.