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 or diabetes, minor ailment clinics and carry out cervical smears.
RGN, PG CERT Long Term Conditions, Non-Medical Prescribing, Clincal Examination
RGN, Diplomas in Asthma, Diabetes and Specialised Nursing, ENB998
RGN, Post Graduate Certificate in Respiratory practice
BA Hons Adult Nursing, Mentorship in Clinical Practice
Advanced tissue viability, specialist practice qualification, V100-prescribing
Our Nurse Practitioners contribute to both the Doctor and Nurse teams at the practice. They can assess acute medical problems and deal with any minor illnesses including the treatment of children. They also review patients with long term conditions especially those with multiple conditions or complex problems. They carry out necessary home visits.