A nurse is here every morning by appointment. She does blood tests, ECGs and blood pressure tests.
She can offer immunisations, ear syringing and dressings. The nurses are pleased to advise and support smokers who are trying to quit, weight losers, or anybody interested in healthy lifestyle advice. They also undertake follow up care of people with high blood pressure, heart disease, asthma and diabetes.
HEALTH CARE ASSISTANTS
The Health Care Assistant undertakes blood tests, BP checks, ECGs and other basic health checks.
The practice has a highly trained Nurse Practitioner who specialises in chronic disease management including diabetes, asthma and heart disease. She is also able to deal with minor injuries and repeat contraception.