We employ three Practice Nurses and four Health Care Assistants. Our Practice Nurses are available by appointment for general nursing services and health promotion. Appointments are available between 8.30 a.m. and 5 p.m.
They can offer help and advice with immunisations, cervical smears and family planning, well person checks, dietary advice, stop smoking, menopause and general promotion of good health. We also run clinics for asthma and diabetes. Please ask the nurse for further information.
Our Practice has approval from South Norfolk Clinical Commissioning Group to provide the following additional services:-
- Minor Surgery
- Treatment of Minor Injury
- Phlebotomy (to include monitoring of patients on Warfarin and rheumatology drugs)
- Contraceptive Care to include coil fitting, cervical smear testing
- Immunisations (to include childhood, travel, influenza and routine adult immunisation).
Appointments will be sent for immunisation with our Practice Nurse. If your child is registered for Child Health Surveillance you will be sent an appointment from time to time, with the Health Visitor for your child to be examined and his/her development checked.
ANTE NATAL CLINIC
The Midwife holds her antenatal clinic at the Surgery on a Tuesday and Thursday Afternoon. Please book an appointment with Reception