Advanced Nurse Practitioner
Advanced nurse practitioners are registered nurses who have done extra training and academic qualifications to be able to examine, assess, make diagnoses, treat, prescribe and make referrals for patients.
Nicky York – Advanced clinical practitioner
Diploma in Adult nursing, diploma in cardiac nursing for critical care, MSc
Our practice nurses are highly trained and experienced and run daily general surgeries by appointment at Port Isaac, Wadebridge and St. Kew. They also hold specialised clinics in asthma, diabetic care and coronary heart disease. They are supported by two health care assistants who run phlebotomy clinics.
Tammy Saltern – Lead Nurse Practitioner
RN BSc Dip HE Dip Asthma and COPD
Registered General Nurse with extended role as non-medical prescriber, with Diplomas in CHD and Diabetes (including insulin initiation)
RGN, BSc Health Studies (Dip), Non medical Prescriber, Diploma in Asthma and COPD Management, ENB 928 Diabetes Care
The community nurses specialise in the provision of essential nursing care in the home. They are at the centre of our health care team and also work from the practice premises. The nurses specialise in wound management and leg ulcers. They run a specialised eldercare service and an innovative falls prevention programme. The nurses can be contacted via our reception staff.
Sandy Clark – RN Dip Nursing
Liz Edwards – RGN DN Cert Nurse Prescriber CPT BSc (Hons)
Janine Doughty – RGN