We have four practice nurses at the surgery. All the
nurses are highly qualified senior nurses, their skills
1. Minor Illness -
diagnosis and treatment of coughs, colds, urine infections,
conjunctivitis, ear infections, throat infections, gastroenteritis,
2. Contraception - Emergency
and Repeat Prescriptions
3. HRT - Repeat
4. Smears - and
counselling about results
5. Incontinence -
Problems and Ring Pessaries
6. Chronic Disease -
Follow Up - i.e. Heart Conditions, Asthma, Diabetes.
7. Wound Care -
Dressings and advice
8. Ear Syringing
9. Travel - Advice and
Vaccinations (Temporarily suspended)
10. ECGs and spirometry.
11. Minor Injuries
Many problems you may feel you need to see the Doctor
about can easily be dealt with by the nurse, please ask
when you book an appointment.
Although most of our nurses can do all of the above,
they also have specialist interests:
Jean Morgan (Senior Nurse) -Diabetic
clinics and Cardiovascular clinics
Tanya Rose - Respiratory clinics and Cardiovascular
Gillian Dickin- Cardiovascular
clinics, health checks and asthma clinics
Sally Moss Cardiovascular reviews and health checks
Donna White Health Care Assistant (HCA)
Jane Cooper Phlebotomist
A District Nurse is a highly qualified experienced nurse
who works in the community.
The District Nurses hold similar skills to the practice
nurses however they deal with patients that are too ill
or infirm to attend the surgery to see the Practice nurse.
The District Nurses can be contacted through Reception.
you to better health
The health visitors at the Emsworth
Surgery are part of the team of health professionals
who offer a comprehensive service to all ages. They
are registered general nurses who have further training
in Child and Family Health; Child Development; Public
Health and Child Protection issues.
visits after birth
• advice & information
• feeding & weaning
• help & advice
for babies with special needs
• mother & toddler
help & support for families with social
for single parents
about child & family services
adults and young people….
Promotion of a healthy lifestyle and prevention of
• smoke cessation