NHS Rotherham employ the Following staff who are attached to The practice
Health visitors are nurses employed by NHS Rotherham, who work from our medical centres and specialise in preventative medicine and health education. They are particularly concerned in helping families with child care.
They visit at home and care for patients who are too ill to come to the surgery.
The community matron manages patients with multiple complex long-term conditions, ensuring that all their health and physiological care needs are met. Patients’ conditions include heart failure, COPD, diabetes, Parkinsons and hypertension. The community matron seeks to prevent unnecessary hospital admissions.
The community midwife shares the care of all mothers before and after delivery. In addition the midwife attends the antenatal clinics held at each centre and, with the doctor, provides full maternity medical services. Dietitian, Mental Health Professionals And Podiatrist They are all available in-house to see patients who are referred by their doctor.
An appointment can be made at reception for patients over 12 years old to have bloods taken by the phlebotomist.