Duties include same day assessments, minor illness, telephone triage and support with GP home visits.
The senior nurses also specialise in Asthma, COPD, Diabetes, Chronic Heart Disease, Chronic kidney Disease, Hypertension. In addition they perform Cervical cytology tests, Vaccination & Immunisations, Contraception and Sexual health, Travel vaccination and advice. Signposting and referrals to other agencies. A full list of services offered by the primary care nursing team can be found here: Nursing Services