Practice Nurse

Practice Nurse. Sister Susan Cooper is available 4 mornings and 1 afternoon and offers the following services:-

  • Triage for minor illnesses
  • Pregnancy check
  • Family planning advice and injection (except IUCD)
  • Smear Screening  and  Well women health check
  • Travel advice and vaccinations
  • Advice on healthy eating/lifestyle and weight loss.
  • NHS Health Check /over 40 health check
  • COPD review
  • Childhood immunisations (baby vaccinations)
  • Baby clinic- run by the nurse with the doctor
  • INR clinic and warfarin dosing
  • Asthma check
  • Blood pressure check
  • Coronary Heart Disease
  • Diabetes
  • Other Vaccinations for Adult: Pneumococcal, Shingles, MMR catch up, Men C Catch up, whooping cough for expecting mum

An appointment with the practice nurse can be booked in advance by telephone, in person or via on line.  

The practice does not have facilities to provide a stitch removal, dressing  and ear syringing services.  If you require these then please visit one of the treatment rooms. 
Please note: This practice do not provide yellow fever vaccination, patient can contact Fishergate Hill surgery tel: 01772 254484 to arrange an appointment