|Nurse Claire Hughes (f)|
Prescribing Nurse Practitioner
Claire, our Nurse Practitioner, is able to treat a wide range of minor illnesses as well as being able to prescribe.
She can treat:
Ear, nose & throat infections including children.
Chest infections & sinusitis.
UTI's in men, women, children & pregnant women.
Boils, impetigo, insect bites & infections.
Emergency contraception, swabs, & postponing menstruation.
Threadworm, ringworm, hand, foot & mouth
Shingles & Chicken Pox
Hayfever & asthma attacks
Child head injuries including mild bumps & cuts etc.
Cat & dog bites
Temperature symptoms & abdominal pain in children
Diarrhoea & vomiting
Appointments can be booked in with Claire - please inform the receptionist the reason for the appointment to ensure you are booked into an appointment with the appropriate nurse.
Both our nurses undertake smoking cessation counselling, Chronic Disease Management, Dressings, Blood pressure Checks, Health promotion and Ear Syringing.