Nurses & Health Care Assistants
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.
Mrs Emma Bowler – Nursing Team Lead
Mrs Denise Tuitt
Mrs Heather Parish
Mrs Carole O’Hara
Minor Illness Nurses
Minor Illness Nurses are specifically qualified to manage and treat a range of minor illnesses, and our nurses will work with our GP team to manage your acute / same day / urgent problems.
Health Care Assistant
Healthcare assistants support practice nurses with their daily work and carry out tasks such as phlebotomy (drawing blood), blood pressure measurement and new patient checks. They may act as a chaperone when a patient or doctor requests one.