Practice Nurses and HCAs
Our Practice nurses specialise in preventative medicine and run their own surgeries. They work alongside GP’s to monitor patients with long-term conditions such as hypertension, diabetes, coronary heart disease and asthma, They offer health checks, medical checks on newly registered patients, cervical smear tests, immunisation for travel abroad, advice on family planning, diet, exercise and giving up smoking. They also run minor illness clinics.
HEALTHCARE ASSISTANTS (HCA’S)