An advanced nurse practitioner can triage, diagnose and treat patients presenting with minor illness and also prescribe medications.
Mrs Carolyn Miller (female)
Bsc Specialist Practitioner, Msc Advanced Clinical Practitioner
Practice nurses are qualified and registered nurses. They can help with health issues such as family planning, ear syringing, travel vaccinations, dressings, removal of stitches, blood pressure checks, health checks and cervical smears. They also perform routine contraception and HRT reviews.
Nurse Helen Read
Nurse Sarah Hodgetts
Healthcare assistants support practice nurses with their daily work and carry out tasks such as blood pressure measurement and new patient checks. They may act as a chaperone when a patient or doctor requests one.
Assistant practitioners are further qualified and trained that HCAs. Sarah Worwood is trained to an assistant practitioner level and performs many of the duties our nursing team offer.