Nurse services

Practice nurses are special, skilled practitioners.  

Services provided by the practice nurses include:

 

  • assessing medical conditions (triage)
  • cervical smears
  • cholesterol and lifestyle advice
  • chronic condition support
  • cryotherapy
  • diabetes checks
  • ear syringing
  • ECGs
  • heart health assessments
  • immunisations - for children, adults, travel (all are certified vaccinators)
  • intra-venous therapies
  • liaising with other care providers in the community
  • preventive care and follow-up
  • processing repeat prescriptions
  • providing phone advice
  • quit-smoking support
  • travel advice 
  • wound management

 ...and many other primary care tasks.

 

Like our doctors they are here to support you and to help ensure your health needs are met.