New Service Starting October 2014
Nurse Practitioner - Minor illness – Carole Woodruff
On Tuesday Wednesday and Thursday mornings. Appointments will be released at 8.30m for ‘on the day’ booking.
Carole is very experienced adult and children’s nurse. A qualified emergency Nurse Practitioner and independent Nurse Prescriber who can offer advice and treatment and prescribe where appropriate.
This service is designed to help you access medical advice quickly and easily for a range of minor illnesses.
The following conditions can be seen in these clinics.
Coughs, Colds, fever, flu-like symptoms, sore throat, sinusitis, tonsillitis, earache, hayfever, asthma exacerbations, COPD, Minor injuries, back pain, sprains, thrush, vaginal discharge, emergency contraception, mastitis, heavy menstrual bleeding, urine infections, balanitis (sore penis), eczema, skin rash, impetigo/skin infection, sunburn, insect bites and stings, boils, nappy rash, in-growing toenail, head lice, acne, diarrhoea, vomiting, constipation, haemorrhoids, thread worms, eye conditions including conjunctivitis, stye, abdominal pain, dizziness.