We have a small group of nurses who care for patients who are unable to visit our surgery. These nurses provide services such as dressings, catheter care, blood testing, end of life care to name but a few.
Our Practice Nurse, Nichola Cooper, also doubles up as our Community Nurse. She visits our housebound patients who require more routine care. She provides annual reviews for those with chronic diseases, such as Diabetes and heart disease and, alongside the GP’s she also carries out weekly ward rounds at the two nursing home that we have responsibility for.
We have a group of Health Visitors who care for children and parents in our community.
We have weekly antenatal clinics at the surgery which are attended by new and expectant mothers. Midwives also see patients within the community.
111 is the NHS non-emergency number. It's fast, easy and free. Call 111 and speak to a highly trained adviser, supported by healthcare professionals.
How likely are you to recommend this Surgery to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment? Please spend 2 minutes to take the Friends and Family Test.
The NHS website. Take control of your health and wellbeing. Get medical advice, information about healthcare services and support for a healthy life.
Patient is one of the most trusted medical resources online, supplying evidence based information on a wide range of medical and health topics to patients and health professionals.