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, COPD and diabetes and carry out cervical smears.
Kate Bodrozic - Lead Practice Nurse
Jill Woodhouse - Practice Nurse
Vanessa Easton - Practice Nurse
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.
Tracy Payne - Senior HCA
Lisa Kiddie - HCA
Phlebotomist supports the clinical team by drawing blood and sending samples off to the Hospital for analysis. All samples being sent off MUST have the formal approval of a Doctor.