Our Nurses are usually able to assess the situation and in some cases will organise initial blood tests and other investigations prior to arranging a follow up appointment with your doctor.
See a Nurse about: blood pressure checks, back pain, chest infection,cough and cold, rash, sore throat, urine infection, cervical smears, dressings, family planning advice, contraceptives, minor injuries and ailments, immunisations, diabetes management, asthma care, COPD (heart) care, smoking cessation, free health checks for 40-70 year olds, travel advice.
Practice Nurse Treatment Room
Clinicians are: Practice Nurses: Liz Johnson, Sharon Miles, Beth Lincoln, Freya Hunter and HCAs: Ella Blinkhorn and Sian Bollans.
Procedures which are carried out in the treatment room are as follows:
- Travel Advice and vaccines
- Various injections
- Ear syringing
- Blood Pressure checking
- 24-hour blood pressure monitoring (referred by the doctor)
- Echocardiograms (ECG) (referred by the doctor)
The appointments for the treatment room should be booked with the Care Navigation team.