Health Care Assistant
DipHE Adult Nursing
Sister Joy Blocksidge and her team are available at the main surgery every day. A member of the team also visits the branch surgery at Muxton each morning between 8.30am and 12.30pm.
The following services are offered by the nursing staff:
Wound dressing and suture removal, family planning advice, cervical smear tests, childhood immunizations, foreign travel and routine immunizations, minor casualty service, blood tests, health promotion and lifestyle advice (e.g. smoking and weight loss), ECG tests, audiology tests and special clinics such as well woman, asthma, diabetes and coronary heart disease.