NURSING TEAM

We employ three Nurse Practitioners, three Practice Nurses and three Health Care Assistants/Phlebotomists. Also working in the surgery are community (district) nurses, health visitors, school nurses, and a midwife who are employed by Somerset Partnership.

Nurse Practitioners

Sr Thea Oliver  
Thea Oliver   Juliet Francis

Thea and Juliet are qualified to fully assess and diagnose, treat and refer patients who attend the surgery for same day appointments.

Paramedic

Teona Hann

Teona uses her experience as a Paramedic as part of our On the Day Team.

 

Practice Nurses

Sr Di Hopkins   Sr Marta Dopierala
Di Hopkins - Lead Nurse   Marta Dopierala
     
Sr Paula Messenger  
Paula Messenger   Tracey Phipps

 

Health Care Assistants

Serena_Wilson   Rebecca Jacobsen
Serena Wilson   Rebecca Jacobsen
     
Vicky Whitcombe    
Vicky Whitcombe    

 

Our nursing team are available by appointment for advice about any health matters, immunisations, family planning and dressings. They carry out blood pressure checks, ECGs, cervical smears and run clinics for patients with chronic diseases, e.g., asthma, diabetes or high blood pressure.

Please note that most blood tests ordered by your doctor are carried out by our Health Care Assistants at a separate appointment. Please specify your requirement when booking an appointment.

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