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Nye Bevan House, 2nd Floor, Maclure Road, OL11 1DNTel: 01706-396210
MBBS FRCS MSc Trauma
Dr Abid Hamid: Lead GP and Practice partner
Dr Ayesha Shahid: Long Term Locum GP- Female GP who attends Wenesday (09:30-15:30) and Thursday (09:30-12:30)
Nurse Practitioner (Claire Wright)
The practice employs a Nurse Practitioner who is responsible for running the health promotion clinics. These include holiday vaccinations, travel advice, cervical cytology, well woman and well man checks, lifestyle, diet and exercise advice, flu/pneumococcal vaccination and childhood vaccinations.
Chronic disease management is also a nurse led service including asthma/COPD, diabetes, coronary heart disease and hypertension management. The practice expects to see patients suffering from these diseases every six months to one year.
Advanced Nurse Practitioner (Donna Bibby)
The practice employs an advance nurse practitioner to be able to examine, assess, make diagnoses, treat, prescribe and make referrals for patients who present with undiagnosed/undifferentiated problems.
Lead Healthcare Assistant (Simone Doggett)
Healthcare Assistant (Glenys Cheadle)
The healthcare assistant runs the venepuncture clinics. You need to see and discuss with the GP prior to any request for elective blood tests. She is also responsible for doing health checks, ECG, 24 hour blood pressure, B12 and flu injections.
Practice Manager (Sahda Ali)
The practice manager is responsible for ensuring the practice complies with all aspects of health and safety requirements; implementing policies and procedures; liaising with outside agencies to keep abreast of any development within the NHS that might affect the practice or the doctors.
Overseeing the operation of the practice based complaints procedure in conjunction with the senior partner.
Office Manager (Helena Lees)
Lead receptionists (Saffiya Rafiq)
The lead receptionist is responsible for the smooth running of the reception; dealing with enquires, complaints and suggestions from patients in the practice managers absence; the organisation of covering holidays, sickness, compassionate leave; the initial and continuation training of reception staff.
Receptionist/Administrators (Maya Taylor + Stephanie Goulden)
Our receptionists are your first point of contact. They have the difficult job of trying to keep both doctors and patients happy and play an important role in the day to day running of the practice. All staff are trained to deal with most everyday queries and are encouraged to develop their skills to keep in line with the ever increasing changes to the NHS. If you are asked some apparently irritating questions, it is only because of our policy to ascertain the urgency of particular problems and requests.
The receptionist will assist patients in the following.
Telephone 01706 261990
A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing.
District Nurses 01706 261991
Midwifes 01706 377777
Macmillan Nurses 0161 2518839
Community Paediatric Nurses 01706 641430
Physiotherapy 01706 261920
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