Practice nurses are qualified and registered nurses. They can help with health issues such as family planning, healthy living advice, blood pressure checks and dressings. The practice nurses run clinics for long-term health conditions such as asthma or diabetes, minor ailment clinics and carry out cervical smears. They also offer travel advice and immunisation.
|Louise Rhodes (f)|
Louise Rhodes is our practice pharmacist and assists with medication enquiries, repeat or batch medication and pharmaceutical advice. She regularly runs audits within the practice to ensure that our prescribing meets with local and national guidance.
|A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing.|