The District Nurses provide nursing care in the home for those who are housebound. They have a liaison service with the Hospital for patients requiring nursing after discharge. Existing patients can contact the Neighbourhood Team on 01672 517330 between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday. For any other queries please contact the practice for advise.
If you are not under the care of the District Nurse team but feel you should be, please contact the practice for further information.
The health visitor visits all families with children under 5 years old. Their role is to help families (especially those with babies and young children to keep healthy and avoid illness, and to offer information, advice and support to all age groups. The health visitors can be contacted on 01672 517235.
Our midwife carries out regular antenatal clinics. Appointments for the clinic can be made at reception. To contact the Midwife please phone the Community Midwife Office or the Maternity Unit at Great Western Hospital on 01793 604020.
Access to counselling/psychology service attached to the practice is by doctor's referral. Patients are then invited to make their own appointment and are initially offered self-help, coping strategies and courses such as Stress Management.