Our 3 Practice Nurses work Monday to Friday between Church Avenue Surgery and Hampsthwaite Surgery. The Practice Nurses provide a wide range of care as well as being responsible for Health Promotion Programmes.
A full summary of the services offered can be seen below:
- Dressing of wounds
- Removal of stitches
- Ear syringing
- Blood pressure checks
- Repeat contraception & HRT
- Cervical smear tests
- Asthma & Chronic Obstructive Airways Disease (COPD) checks
- Diabetic Checks
- Ischaemic Heart Disease checks
- 24 hour home BP monitoring
- General health checks
- Weight management advice
They are supported by our Health Care Assistant who runs her own clinics all week.
|Sister Kathryn Forster (f)|
Kathryn's clinics include asthma checks, COPD reviews, smears, diabetes checks, chronic disease reviews and general health checks.
|Sister Jacqueline Dale (f)|
Jackie's clinics include asthma checks, COPD reviews, diabetes checks, smears general health checks and chronic disease reviews.
|Sister Sophie King (f)|
Sophie holds regular clinics at Church Avenue which include; dressings, vaccinations, pill checks and ear syringing.
|Sister Rebecca Wood (f)|
Rebecca holds regular clinics at the surgery including; dressings, depo injections, and hypertension reviews.
|Sister Alison Ali (f)|
As a practice nurse Alison holds regular clinics at the surgery which include;
contraception reviews (pill checks), smear tests, childhood immunisations,
dressings, injections, diabetes reviews, asthma reviews,
IHD reviews and hypertension reviews.