Nurse Practitioners

Anne Nixon (f)

RGN

Our Practice Nurses are fully qualified to carry out a wide range of services including:

· Chronic Disease management, including diabetes, asthma, COPD, heart disease, and high

  blood pressure

· Cervical smears and breast self examinations

· Injections

· Ear syringing

· Treatment of warts

· Wound dressing and suture removal

· Immunisation for travellers

· Health promotion, including dietary and smoking cessation advice

 

Healthcare Assistants

Jacqui Milne (f)

The Health Care Assistant is not a trained Nurse but works under the supervision of the Practice Nurse.  She sees patients for blood pressure & routine blood tests, collection and testing of urine, routine height and weight management, health promotion, basic dressings and heart tracings (ECG).  She also chaperones the GPs as required.

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