Jo HadfieldClinical Pharmacist
Our clinical pharmacist assists the GP partners with patient medication queries, reviews those patients with asthma, COPD, diabetes, and high blood pressure, as well as discharge medication for patients leaving hospital.
Linda GilbeyQualified & Registered Nurse
Sandra WillertonQualified & Registered Nurse
Kirsty FoleyQualified & Registered Nurse
Jane TennantQualified & Registered Nurse
Melanie CochraneQualified & Registered Nurse
James RobsonQualified & Registered Nurse (Nurse Manager)
Practice Nurses are fully trained in a wide range of skills including immunisations, health promotion, contraception and management of long-term conditions e.g. advise on diet and lifestyle choices, coronary heart disease, hypertension, asthma, diabetes, smoking cessation and obesity. Practice Nurses can extend their skills at Diploma Level and see many patients who previously would have seen the Doctor.
The Nursing Team run various Nurse-led clinics for diabetes, asthma, coronary heart disease and COPD as well as providing general nursing services, dressings, removal of sutures and blood tests.
Healthcare Assistants (including Phlebotomy)
Lesley-Anne BeerHealthcare Assistant
Helen RichardsonHealthcare Assistant
Louise NewmanHealthcare 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.
First Contact Practitioner (FCP) Physiotherapist
Becky LowndsFCP Physiotherapist
The Practice FCP physiotherapist can assess musculoskeletal conditions over the phone or in the clinic. The physiotherapist can give a possible diagnosis to the musculoskeletal condition, offer management advice and strengthening exercises, and can refer to secondary care if required.