Smithy Lane, Uppermill, Oldham, OL3 6AHTel: 01457 872228
FRCGP, MSc (SEM), Post Grad Dip (SEM), Post Grad Cert Clin Sci, Dip Mountain Medicine, MBChB (Qualified Leicester 1992).
MB ChB (Qualified Leicester 1989)
MB ChB MRCGP (Qualified Sheffield 2010)
MBChB, MRCGP, DFSRH (Liverpool)
MBChB, MRCGP, DRCOG (Qualified University of Leeds 2004).
The nurses run various clinics and are available, by appointment, for injections, travel advice, family planning, HRT and emergency contraception.
Healthcare assistants support practice nurses with their daily work and carry out tasks such as phlebotomy (drawing blood), blood pressure measurement ECG's and new patient checks. They may act as a chaperone when a patient or doctor requests one.
They administration team perform tasks such as dealing with financial claims, dealing with patient records and carrying out searches and practice audits.
Receptionists provide an important link for patients with the practice and are your initial contact point for general enquiries. They can provide basic information on services and results and direct you to the right person depending on your health issue or query. Receptionists make most of the patient appointments with the GPs and nurses. They also perform other important tasks such as issuing repeat prescriptions and dealing with prescription enquiries and dealing with patient records.
The secretaries deal with enquires regarding hospital referrals.