Robert Bristow and Catherine Keech have rejoined the practice
Robert worked at Lincoln Road Surgery for 6 years and will be a familiar face to many of our patients. Robert joins Boroughbury Medical Centre as Clinical Practitioner. He is able to prescribe all medications, refer for investigations and refer to all hospital departments. Robert has a special interest in respiratory conditions such as asthma and COPD, musculoskeletal problems, men’s health and mental health. He is available for appointments on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
Catherine Keech rejoins Boroughbury Medical Centre as Practice Nurse. Catherine has specialist qualifications in diabetes management and is a Dermatology Specialist Nurse, she has an interest in eczema, acne and psoriasis and is able to prescribe medications for these conditions. Catherine is also proficient in cervical smears, ear syringing, wound care and vaccinations. Catherine will be working at both of Craig Street practice and our branch surgery in Werrington.
Hannah Littler is a new member of the team. Hannah is a trainee Healthcare Assistant. Hannah is able to do blood tests, blood pressures, urine tests and health checks. Hannah also works as part of our administrative team.
We look forward to welcoming these new members of staff to the team here at Boroughbury Medical Centre
Patients may be referred to the Community Nursing Services. These nurses provide a 24 hour nursing service in the home. They have links to the Intermediate Care Service and can arrange and co-ordinate packages of nursing care and the loan of equipment for use in the home. Community nurses are available to speak to on 01733 346444 between 1.00 - 2.00 pm.
A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing.