Did you know that you don't always need to see a Doctor?
The practice also has Advanced Nurse Practitioners, Physian's Associate, Nurses and Health Care Assistants. You can book apointments directly with them by phone or at reception.
Here's some of their roles:
Advanced Nurse Practioners:
Responsibilities will vary depending on the individual – however Nurse Practitioners will be able to see most patients for health conditions similar to a GP. They are also able to prescribe medication.
Physician's Associate (PA):
Physician Associates are medically trained, generalist healthcare professionals, who work alongside our doctors to provide medical care as an integral part of our Clinical team.
- The PA's are able to consult and treat on all medical conditions.
- They are able to request prescriptions, these will need to be authorised by a GP.
Health Care Assistants:
- Asthma Review
- Diabetic Review
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonory Disease Review
- Blood Pressure Checks
- NHS Health Check (Ages 40 - 74)
- Over 75 Health Check
- Pre-Diabetes Check
- B12 Injections
- Flu Jabs
- Pill Checks
- Simple Dressing Change