PRACTICE NURSE By Appointment
Our Practice Nurses are Mrs Jo Anderson, Mrs Lynne Bradshaw and Mrs Pippa
The nurses are available for family planning, smears, ear syringing, dressings, travel vaccinations, ECGs, blood pressure, asthma checks,
diabetic checks, Coronary Heart Disease checks and general health check-ups.
HEALTH CARE ASSISTANT By Appointment at
HUGHENDEN and CHEQUERS
Mrs Margaret Gordon, our Hughenden based Health Care Assistant, is available for blood tests, blood pressure checks new patient checks, ECGs, Spirometry, dressings, and removal of sutures.
We have a team of District Nurses assigned to both surgeries.
specialised nursing support for house bound patients with nursing needs.
We have a team of midwives attached to each of the surgeries.
Care in pregnancy is provided by the practice in conjunction with the local
Consultant Obstetricians and our local Midwives. Antenatal care will be carried
out in the surgery during normal surgery or Ante-natal Clinic hours. (Please
tell the Receptionist it is an ante-natal appointment as some may need extra
For more information on pregnancy and for a pregnancy
HEALTH VISITOR SERVICES
As part of the Healthy Child Programme, the Health Visitor
will be offering an antenatal contact between 28 and 36 weeks either in a group
session or as an individual. Also your child will be offered a Health Review at
8-12 months and again at 2 years.
Our Health Visitors are:
Jean Miller at Hughenden Surgery who is available Monday, Tuesday and
Millie Pickering at Prestwood Surgery who is available Thursday and Friday
if Hughenden patients need a Health Visitor's advice urgently on those days.
Community Staff Nurse:
Well Baby Clinics
- Prestwood patients: NO APPOINTMENTS NEEDED
2nd and 4th Monday in the month - 1.30pm - 3.30pm
- Hughenden patients: NO APPOINTMENTS NEEDED
2nd and 4th Tuesday in the month - 1.30pm to 3.30pm
These are arranged centrally by the PCT Community Services and appointments
will be received in the post accordingly.