Madeleine Rains RN, BSc (Hons)
Our Nurse Practitioner works alongside the GPs to diagnose both minor and major problems for which she can arrange treatment. She is also able to offer advice on lifestyle and management of chronic conditions including asthma and diabetes.
Elena Woods RGN, BSc (Hons)
Reka Nagy RN
The Practice Nurses see patients in the surgery by appointment.
Their role includes:
- health promotion
- family planning
- cervical smears
- childhood immunisations
- travel health – please see the Travel Room for more information
- smoking cessation – if you have been advised by the surgery to submit a smoking review on a regular basis please use this form
- weight control
- healthy lifestyle
- blood pressure checks – if you have been advised by the surgery to submit your blood pressure readings on a regular basis please use this form
- ear care
- wound care
They also manage chronic conditions such as:
- asthma – if you have been advised by the surgery to submit an annual review of your asthma symptoms please use this form
District Nurses, provide home-based nursing care for our elderly and housebound patients, including those recently discharged from hospital.