Our Practice Nurses are able to deal with a wide variety of conditions and we would encourage patients to seek their advice if appropriate. Their expertise includes the following:
- Cervical smears
- Blood pressure checks
- Holiday vaccinations
- Screening Clinics
- Dietary guidance
- Female Swab tests
- Removal of stitches
- Asthma/COPD Clinic
- Diabetes Clinic
- New Patient Health Check
- Hypertension & Heart Clinic
- Leg Ulcer & Minor Surgery Treatment
- Contraception checks & advice
District Nurses/Health Visitors – (01527 488337)
The District Nurses are available to see you in your own home if you are housebound. They will also give advice and care to the acutely and chronically ill.
Our Health Visitors are based at Frankley Health Centre. They are available to give advice on matters concerning general health and nutrition, particularly to families with children under the age of 5 years.
Our Midwife – Andrea James (0121 627 2660) – is based at the Birmingham Women’s Hospital but holds regular Surgery’s here.