Nursing Team

Practice Nurses

Practice nurses are qualified and registered nurses. They can help with health issues such as family planning, healthy living advice, blood pressure checks and dressings. The practice nurses run clinics for long-term health conditions such as asthma or diabetes, minor ailment clinics and carry out cervical smears.

Andrea Ovenden – Female

Sallyanne Sullivan – Female

Nurse Carole Ayres – Female, Nurse Practitioner
Can deal with on the day minor ailments. Is able to prescribe for most acute illnesses.

Nurse Lucy Eldon – Female
Lucy joined the practice in 1999. She is a fully qualified nurse prescriber and recently
undertook a minor illness course.

Nurse Claire Murphy – Female
Claire joined our practice as one of the Nursing Team in June 2013.

Nurse Emma Chandler – Female

Nurse Elaine Stratton-Murphy – Female, Specialist Contraception Nurse

Health Practitioner

Mr Benedict Taylor – Male
Ben is an experienced paramedic employed within the practice. He is able to deal with most acute illnesses and will triage our on the day appointments.

Mr Paul Quatermaine – Male

Healthcare Assistants

Healthcare assistants support practice nurses with their daily work and carry out tasks such as blood pressure measurement and new patient checks. They may act as a chaperone when a patient or doctor requests one.

Lisa Hill – Female

Julie Murrell – Female

Debbie Taylor – Female

Practice Pharmacist

Roy Gillman – Male