Our Practice nurses are highly skilled and have been trained to provide a wide range of nursing and paramedical services, including health promotion (e.g. hypertension screening, family surveillance, over 75 checks1, well man/woman checks, new patient medical checks, lifestyle management and advice on weight and alcohol consumption), chronic disease management, travel advice and vaccination, phlebotomy (including INR monitoring), cervical cytology and breast examination for women and, in conjunction with the doctors, prostate screening for men.
Specialised annual review clinics for patients with a history of coronary heart disease, stroke, diabetes, asthma or COPD are run jointly with the doctors.
- Annual checks at patient's request if not attended surgery in last 12 months
- Available at patient's request if not attended surgery in previous 3 years
- Please make an appointment for this check within 6 months of registration