Community Midwives

Pharmacists

Joanna Lawrence

BPharm, MSc, PGCE, MFRPSII, MRPharmS, IP

Joanna is our Clinical Pharmacist, she joined the team in September 2017 having previously worked at the Royal Cornwall Hospital. She qualified in 1991 and obtained her Independent Prescribing Certificate in 2016.

Rebecca Rowe

Rebecca Rowe

Our community midwife provides full ante-natal and post-natal care for mothers, their partners and babies. This clinic is held at the surgery every other Wednesday afternoon. Please see our 'Services and Clinics' page for further information on how to contact our midwife or the maternity support team.

Community Midwives

Community Nurses

Mrs Tammy Etherington

Tammy Etherington is our Community Matron and helps us provide care for elderly patients with complex health and social needs.She assess patients in their own home  and Tammy works very closely with the GP's here at the surgery and liases with the District Nursing Team,the Department of Adult Care and Support (previously Social Services) and various departments and colleagues in Secondary Care.

Community Nursing Team

Our Community Nurses provide nursing care at home for those unable to visit the surgery as well as assessments of needs, planning and implementation of care and provision of aids and equipment. They liaise very closely with our GP's, the Department of Adult Care & Support and our Community Matron. The Community Nursing Team can be contacted on 01872 221118 , however you can leave a message for any of the nurses at our reception.

Tracey Waters leads our team and pictured with her here at the surgery are Mandy Begg and Julie Cadwell.

Mr Saul Ridley

Saul Ridley is one of our Specialist Palliative Care Nurses and their team signpost and integrate with other healthcare professional to offer practical and emotional support at home for those with terminal illness and their family. They liaise very closely with the Community Nursing Team and the GP's here at the surgery.  The team can be contacted on 01208 251300.

Attached Staff

Mr Daniel Lawrence

Daniel Lawrence

Daniel Lawrence is our Physiotherapist and has worked with the team here at the surgery for many years.  Daniel qualified in 2006 from Leeds Beckett University and holds a Post graduate qualification in Musculoskeletal Medicine from Middlesex University.  All new physiotherapy appointments require a referral from one of our GPs.

Mrs Sharon Nettleton

Sharon Nettleton

Sharon Nettleton is our Social Prescriber and works with Nikki Kelly from Imagineif, they are here to help provide patients and their families  with  non medical support and signposting  including bereavement , employment and training,  access to benefits, local and national groups and activities , isolation and loneliness, fitness and wellbeing. You can access the service by asking for a referral to be made via the Reception Team, your GP or by contacting Sharon directly  Tel: 07947 328213 A listening ear awaits - sometimes it's good to talk!

 

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