Nurse Practitioners

Mrs Jacinta Acott-Fordah (f)


Our team consists of two practice nurses and one health care assistant (HCA).

Practice nurses are qualified and registered nurses. They can help with health issues such as family planning, healthy living advice 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.

The HCA has undergo NVQ training and is able to take bloods, perform blood pressure checks and other clinical tests as recommended by the clinial staff.

Nurse Janet Potter (f)
Nurse Debbie Sunderland-Strutt (f)
Nurse Melanie Gatenby (f)

Healthcare Assistants

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 Jackie Vecere (f)
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