Nurse Practitioners

A Specialist Nurse Practitioner consults independently for a wide range of medical problems. She can advise on your symptoms, examine, prescribe, and refer to another GP or specialist when needed.

Nurses

The practice nurses are available at the Health Centre weekdays from 8.30am until 5.30pm. They manage the Asthma and Diabetic Clinics, Travel Advice, Baby Clinic, immunisations, smears, and blood pressure checks. You can also get diet advice and help with stopping smoking.

PHLEBOTOMY SERVICE OPENING TIMES - Monday to Friday 08:30 to 11:30.

Sister Nicole Wheatley

RGN DIPHE

Sister Samantha Edwards (f)
RGN
Sister Raisa Patel (f)
Nurse Nicola Metcalf (f)

Treatment Room Nurses

The Treatment Room Nurses are available for blood tests, removal of stitches, dressings, ear syringing etc. You need to discuss problems with the doctor before you see the Treatment Room Nurse.

The Treatment Room staff are employed by Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust. Their telephone number is 01772 777306.

Treatment Room Opening Times

Monday-Friday: 8:30am to 12noon

Monday - Friday: 1:30pm to 4:00pm

Team Coordinator - Louise O'Connor

Service Intergration Manager - Amanda Housley

Healthcare Assistants

Miss Kate Bagwell (f)
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