The Practice Nursing Team

Nurse Catherine Cotterill and Nurse Jennifer Howat

Nurse Cotterill is in the practice everyday and Nurse Howat is in the practice Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays for the full range of nursing needs and specialist clinics.
This includes:

  • Smear taking
  • Diabetic clinics
  • Asthma clinics
  • Hypertension clinics
  • Heart disease clinics
  • COPD clinics
  • Well person clinics
  • Contraceptive advice
  • Wound management
  • Childhood immunisation
  • Travel vaccinations
  • Influenza vaccination
  • Ear syringing
  • Minor ailments e.g. sore throat, sore ears and rashes
  • Venepuncture (taking bloods)
  • Cryotherapy (freezing warts with liquid nitrogen)

Health Care Assistants - Joanne Sinclair and David Johnstone

Appointments can be made with our Health Care Assistant for

  • Venepuncture
  • Blood pressure monitoring
  • Influenza vaccination
  • Ear Syringing
  • Urinalysis
  • Travel immunisation advice

Your GP or practice nurse may also refer you to her for heart tracing, hearing checks and equipment loans