Mrs Elaine Drummond (f)
RGN BA Health Studies

Diploma in Asthma and Diabetes

Independent Nurse Prescriber

Mrs Allison Baird (f)
RGN BA in Nursing

Diploma in Asthma

Accredited qualification for contraceptive implant

Practice Nurses

Practice Nurses are fully trained in a wide range of skills including immunisations, health promotion, contraception and management of long-term conditions e.g. advise on diet and lifestyle choices, coronary heart disease, hypertension, asthma, diabetes, smoking cessation and obesity. Practice Nurses can extend their skills at Diploma Level and see many patients who previously would have seen the Doctor.

The Nursing Team run various Nurse-led clinics for diabetes, asthma, coronary heart disease and COPD as well as providing general nursing services, dressings, removal of sutures and blood tests.