There are three Practice Nurses who are available by appointment. They can can help you with:
- Travel advice and immunisations
- Well Man/Women Checks
- Removal of stitches
- Reviews of contraception and HRT
- Hypertension reviews
- Children’s immunisations
- Diabetic care review
- Heart disease review
- Asthma and Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease review
- Cervical smears
- Ear syringing
- Minor ailments
All of the nurses are able to give advice about all aspects of family planning.
Nurses are happy to give telephone advice, if you give the receptionist your contact number the nurse will phone you back when she is not seeing patients. It may be more convenient for you to ring NHS111 Direct which is open 24 hours a day by dialling 111.
HEALTH CARE ASSISTANTS/PHLEBOTOMIST
Each morning the phlebotomist takes blood tests requested by the doctor or hospital. Appointments can be made from 08.30-12.30pm by contacting the receptionist.