RGN PN cert FP cert – Lead nurse and infection control champion
RGN – Contraception and sexual health
RGN – Nurse practitioner
The practice nurse team provide a range of services between 08.30 to 18.00, Monday to Friday, by appointment.
The nurses are responsible for a wide range of health matters which include routine injections, travel advice and vaccinations, dressings, removal of sutures and ear syringing. They can also give general health advice as well as stop smoking and alcohol advice.
The nurses all see patients with chronic health problems like diabetes, heart disease, asthma and COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease). They also manage minor injuries and assist with the management of medical emergencies.