1st Floor Nye Bevan House, Maclure Road, Rochdale, OL11 1DNTel: 01706 397666
MBBS - GMC General Medical Council number 4354181
Other languages; Punjabi, Urdu, Hindi.
MBBS - GMC General Medical Council number 6041977
Other languages; Punjabi, Urdu, Hindi
MBBS - GMC General Medical Council number 4523295
Other languages; Bangladeshi, English.
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.
Locum 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.
Receptionists provide an important link for patients with the practice and are your initial contact point for general enquiries. They can provide basic information on services and results and direct you to the right person depending on your health issue or query. Receptionists make most of the patient appointments with the GPs and nurses. They also perform other important tasks such as issuing repeat prescriptions and dealing with prescription enquiries, dealing with financial claims, dealing with patient records and carrying out searches and practice audits.
Social Care Workers