Health Care Team
Practice Nurses are available by appointment. The receptionist will ask what the appointment is for in order to book it with the correct Nurse or clinic. The services they regularly provide include cervical smears, immunisations (both routine and foreign travel), family planning, repeat prescription of contraceptive pills and HRT, testing urine, ear syringing, and blood pressure checks. The Practice Nurses also run many of the clinics offered within the Practice and can offer advice/support with stopping smoking, weight loss and general health checks.
Health Care Assistants
Our Health Care Assistant/Phlebotomist supports the GP and Practice Nursing team, taking blood tests, ECGs and some blood pressures.
Our Practice Business Manager
The Practice Business Manager is responsible for the overall running of the Practice and is here to help you with any queries on non-medical matters.
Please address any concerns you may have or suggestions for improvements to the service to the Practice Business Manager.
Our Receptionist Team
The team of Reception staff provide a key link between patients and Doctors. Any member of the team is able to book appointments, deal with requests for repeat prescriptions and the receptionists are always happy to assist patients with other enquiries.
Administrative and Secretarial Staff
Our Practice administration team primarily ensures that all patients are offered preventative care. They deal with the general administration required for the day-to-day running of the Practice.
Our Secretaries provide the Doctors with a full secretarial service, assisting them with hospital referrals and appointments.
|A team of District Nurses are attached to the Practice. They provide a home nursing service for patients who require care during acute or chronic illness, assist patients who have recently been discharged from hospital care and a range of other health care services. You may contact your District Nurses by telephone during office hours on 0161 861 2505 or by Fax on 0161 203 5962. A Midwife is attached to the Practice providing all Ante-Natal care. Clinics take place on Tuesday mornings. Contact number for your Midwives out-of-hours is 0161 720 7021 |