Nursing Services

Nursing Team

Our Nursing Team is made up of nurses with different skills and expertise. To help you understand what they all do we have
listed their areas of expertise below:

Practice Nurse / Minor Illness work

If you need an appointment for any of the following conditions then please ask to see one of the Practice Nurses.

  • Asthma Review / problems
  • Coughs
  • COPD
  • Diabetes Review / problems
  • Dressings
  • Eye Soreness
  • Earache
  • Emergency Contraception
  • Family Planning
  • Minor Lacerations/Burns
  • Pill Check
  • Rash
  • Skin infection (eczema, etc)
  • Sore Throats
  • Urine Infections
  • Vaginal Discharge

Some of these appointments have to be prebooked in advance (Asthma and Diabetes Review for example).

Treatment Room Nurse

If you need to be seen for any of the following reasons, then please ask for an appointment to see the Treatment Room Nurse.

  • Cervical Smears
  • Cholesterol Monitoring
  • Dressings
  • Ear Syringing
  • Family Planning
  • Heart Disease Monitoring
  • Hearing Tests
  • Injections
  • Removal of Sutures
  • Travel Advice

Health Care Assistant

If you need an appointment for any of the following reasons then please make it with our Health Care Assistant.

  • Blood Pressure Check
  • Blood Tests
  • Diet Advice
  • ECG Recording
  • Hearing Tests
  • New Patient Health Check
  • Smoking Cessation Advice

It is important that you book your appointment with the correct nurse. If you are in any doubt please ask a receptionist who will be happy to help you.

Midwife

Our Midwife, Lois Peynado holds clinics on Friday afternoons. The booking in clinic is alternate Thursday lunch times.

If you wish to leave Lois a message any time then please ring (01733) 874585.

Health Visitors

Our Health Visitors, who take a special interest in the under 5's and their families can also give advice on general health and welfare matters. They cover Stanground, Fletton & Woodston, their telephone number is 01733 746820.

Fiona Webb - Swan House, Gloucester Centre, Morpeth Way, Orton Longueville .

Huntingdon Local Authority for Farcet and Yaxley patients Tel 01480 418683.


Read the Cambridgeshire Community Services NHS Trust report.