Nurse Practitioners

Vicky Lissamore (f)

Vicky is available Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday's 09:00 – 14:00.

Vikki is able to prescribe, refer and see the following patients / conditions

all patients aged over 2 years of age

  • Minor illness, such as sore throats, coughs, ear infections
  • Aches and pains, including muscle and joint problems
  • Chest, sinus, urinary, eye infections
  • menstrual disorders
  • Skin disorders
  • nail disorders
  • Moles
  • Lumps and bumps

Vikki is also qualified to fit and remove coils and subdermal contraceptive implants. For an appointment, please ring reception.

Nurses

Kim Haylett

8.30-5.30 Tuesday and Wednesday's 8.30-5.00

Practice nurses are qualified and registered nurses. They can help with health issues such as family planning, healthy living advice, blood pressure checks and dressings. The practice nurses run clinics for long-term health conditions such as asthma or diabetes, minor ailment clinics and carry out cervical smears.
Ms Laura Demarco (f)

Laura joins Orchard House on 30th July 2018. Laura is able to undertake treatment room duties and will be available Mondays, Thursday's and Friday's.

Healthcare Assistants

Mrs Alma Stone (f)

Alma has recently joined us as an HCA and Prescription Clerk.

Alma has been trained to take bloods and is currently receiving training to undertake other nursing functions.

Healthcare assistants support practice nurses with their daily work and carry out tasks such as phlebotomy (drawing blood), blood pressure measurement and new patient checks. They may act as a chaperone when a patient or doctor requests one.
Mrs Debbie Hill (f)

Debbie runs various clinics including;-

BP

Blood

NHS Health Checks

Suture removal

Woundcare

Mrs Tracey Joynes (f)

Tracey has recently joined us as a Health Care Assistant. Tracey is undertaking further training to be able to provide independent clinics at orchard House.

At the moment Tracey undertakes:-

Simple Wound care

Blood taking

BP checks

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