RGN Nurse Prescriber
Will see for all chronic diseases including Asthma, COPD, Diabetes and pre-diabetes, Ischaemic Heart Disease and Travel Advice. As well as vaccines including shingles, whooping cough for pregnant ladies and cervical smears.
Our nurses are available by appointment for chronic disease management e.g. asthma, COPD, Diabetes, Coronary Heart Disease, Cervical Smears, Travel Health Advice and Immunisations and Smoking Cessation Clinics.
Advanced Nurse Practitioner
Advanced Nurse Practitioners (ANP’s) are trained specialist nurses. They have undertaken additional medical education in order to provide advanced nursing care to prescribe medication. Nurse Practitioners can provide treatment and advice for many problems for which you may have seen a doctor in the past. Their main areas of expertise are in the management of common illnesses and long term conditions. The Nurse Practitioners can assess and examine you, make a diagnosis and provide advice and treatment including a prescription if required. They can make referrals to hospital doctors or other care professionals, and admit patients into hospital when necessary