General Practice Nursing

Budshead Medical Practice currently have 3 Practice Nurses working throughout the week. They cover all GP Practice Nursing elements including appointments for reviews of Diabetes, COPD, Asthma, Well Woman Clinics, and Wound Care. Nursing appointments also include Childhood Immunisations, Child Health Checks and Travel Immunisations. The Nurses have a wealth of experience in supporting GP Medicine and are generally very busy in the September to January period with the inclusion of Influenza and Shingles vaccinations for all patients that meet the eligibility criteria. As part of the Nursing Team we also have 2 Healthcare Assistants who supplement the Nursing Team and offer appointments for a variety of items including samples and Phlebotomy as well as some Health Checks and minor wound care.