The nurse practitioners are experienced nurses who have undergone advanced degree level training to enable expansion of the traditional nursing role.
The nurse practitioners are able to assess patients who present with simple or complex health problems and prescribe.
In this practice you may be offered an appointment with a nurse practitioner as an alternative to a GP.
Our practice nurses see patients with long-term problems, such as asthma, diabetes and high blood pressure.
In addition they perform cervical smear tests, ECG and other heart and lung tests and vaccinations
Please be aware that we do not offer the following nursing services at Brooklands Medical Practice:
- Removal of sutures and stitches
- Changing of dressings and wound checks
Please contact Forum Health treatment room on 0161 435 3694 to book an appointment.
The health care assistant’s role includes taking blood samples, performing ECGs, smoking cessation, weight management and undertaking blood pressure checks.