Zero Tolerance or Threatening Behaviour

The Practice considers threatening behaviour to be either:- 

  • attempted or actual, aggressive threatening physical actions (including fist clenching and finger pointing) made towards any member of staff or other users of the Health Centre, this may be in person or on the 'phone. 

  • the use of aggressive or abusive verbal language, (including raising of the voice, swearing and cursing) intended to threaten or intimidate any member of Staff or other users of the Health Centre. 

  • Any behaviour, verbal or physical, which causes others to feel uncomfortable, embarrassed or threatened, is totally unacceptable.

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Nurses

Sister Michelle Adshead (f)

MichelleSr. Adshead is a very experienced qualified Registered Practice Nurse. She has previously worked in areas including Accident and Emergency and as a District Nursing.

Sr. Adshead runs clinics for long term health conditions such as asthma, COPD, travel and diabetes. She gives vaccinations including baby immunisations, smears, health checks, family planning and healthy living.

When she isnt working she is busy looking after her family.

Healthcare Assistants

Miss Emma McConnell (f)
Miss Sue Cripps (f)

Below is a list of what the HCA can do. 

  • 24hr BP
  • B12 Injection
  • BP Check
  • Bloods
  • COPD Review (Charlotte only)
  • Diabetic Foot Check (Emma and Charlotte)
  • Pre-diabetes Talk
  • ECG
  • Fit for Surgery 
  • General Health Checks
  • HRT Check (Charlotte only)
  • PARIS Referral
  • Pill Check (Charlotte and Sue)
  • Pneumonia Injection
  • Shingles
  • Spirometry (Charlotte Only)
  • Weight 
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