Advanced Nurse Practitioners
Advanced Nurse Practitioners (BSc Hons) Experienced qualified nurses who have undertaken further training at degree level in physical examination, diagnosis & treatment. Our nurse Practitioners run emergency surgeries each day and they are able to deal with acute medical problems. (Our receptionists will advise you)
Practice nurses/treatment room nurses. All our practice nurses are professionally trained and hold a registered nurse qualification or equivalent. There are various levels of practice nurse from a level one nurse who is new to primary care and assist the care given by other health professionals in the Primary Health Care Team, to specialist practitioners who have undertaken extended training in areas of disease management.
Healthcare Assistants are available at all 6 sites.
Our Medicines Management Team is based at Heysham Primary Care Centre and comprises of a number of Pharmacists and Medicine Management Officers