We wish to invite any of our registered patients to join our group that meets at the surgery every 6/8 weeks - ask at reception for information
The Team Members are: Siobhan and Mihaela
The team provides a range of services which include: • Chronic disease management including Diabetes, Asthma, COPD and Coronary Heart Disease • Dressings • Ear Syringing • ECGs • Blood Tests • Travel Advice and Vaccinations • Cervical Smears • Minor Illness and injury • Contraceptive checks
Estella - In addition to general nursing tasks our Minor Illness nurse who deal with rashes, coughs, sore throats ear ache etc, and can prescribe certain medication . all these minor illness do not need to be seen by a GP . If our Nurse feels that you do need to see a GP she will arrange an appointment for you
Our Nursing Assistant Penny Picken, take blood samples, perform health and blood pressure checks, ECGs and run the Smoking Cessation Clinics. This is an expanding role and with further training we hope to extend their expertise and the services they provide for patients.