Advanced Nurse Practitioners

Brian Holgate
Carola Butler
Pauline Fontaine

Advanced Nurse Practitioners are nurses who have extended their skills and see many patients who previously would have seen the Doctor.

Practice Nurse

Alison Short

Practice Nurses are fully trained in a wide range of skills including immunisations, health promotion, contraception and management of long-term conditions e.g. advise on diet and lifestyle choices, coronary heart disease, hypertension, asthma, diabetes, smoking cessation and obesity. 

The Nursing Team run various Nurse-led clinics for diabetes, asthma, coronary heart disease and COPD as well as providing general nursing services, dressings, removal of sutures and blood tests.

Assistant Practitioner

Heather Pollock

ECG tests, B12 Injections, follow-up dressings and weight management

Healthcare Assistant

Lorraine Russell

Healthcare Assistants are non-registered Nursing staff who assist in patient care and Practice related duties, as directed by and under the supervision of a Registered Healthcare Professional. Healthcare Assistants work collaboratively with the General Practice Team to meet the needs of patients, and provide essential task-orientated services like taking blood samples (phlebotomy), processing specimens, sometimes performing ECGs (to measure heart function) and spirometry (to measure lung function). 

Treatment Room Nurse

Sara Gray

Advanced Physiotherapy Practitioners

Morag Barr & Kate Robertson

Practice Mental Health NurseVacancy