PRIMARY HEALTHCARE TEAM STAFF ATTACHED TO THE PRACTICE
Our district nursing team is led by Sister Lesley Golden. The district nurses work in close co-operation with the doctors in the medical centres and patients'homes. They also liaise with many other agencies including social services, Macmillan Service for cancer patients and the hospital service. The telephone number for the district nurses is 01274 256131.
The contact number for Health Visitors is 01274 221223
We have two midwife teams attached to the practice. The Howbeq Team work at Buttershaw Lane, and can be contacted on 01274 365047. The Jade Team are based at Park Road and can be contacted on 01274 356761. The midwives provide antenatal and postnatal care. They can organise your birth plan, arrange antenatal classes and, nearer to the time of your baby's birth, arrange for you to visit the hospital delivery suite.
The midwife antenatal clinics are held:
- Monday afternoons at Park Road
- Wednesday afternoons at Buttershaw Lane
For urgent advice (8.30am to 5.00pm weekdays) please telephone the Midwives 24hr Helpline on mobile 01274 364533.