Nursing Team

Nurses

Our nurses are experienced and fully trained to offer a wide range of services which include blood tests, general health checks, well woman checks, (including smears), ear syringing, minor dressings, advice lifestyle/smoking and stress-related problems, vaccinations, taking heart tracings (ECGs), travel vaccinations, smoking cessation advice. In addition they run clinics for patients with asthma, diabetes and coronary heart disease.

Sister Catherine Whitrow – Female

RGN BA Hons

Specialist practitioner (practice nursing), special interests – diabetes

Sister Sheila Hodges – Female

RGN

Special Interests – Asthma, COPD and diabetes

Sister Susan Cohen – Female

RGN BSc

Healthcare Assistants

Nuala Killeen – Female

Nuala is our Health Care Assistant for the practice. She assists the practice nurses and performs some of the more basic nursing duties e.g. taking blood, measuring blood pressures, testing urine samples, performing new patient medicals etc. Waiting times to see her are often much shorter than those for the practice nurses. Please make an appointment if you wish to see her.