We have a very hard working and approachable nursing team who do an excellent job for all of our patients. In addition to basic nursing care they have developed specialist knowledge in a number of areas.
These include Chronic Disease Management; our nurses coordinate and look after the care of all people with conditions such as Asthma, Diabetes, Emphysema, COPD, Heart Disease, Hypertension (high blood pressure), Atrial Fibrillation. Advanced wound care; Venepuncture (blood tests); Immunisations and Vaccinations; Contraception; Cervical Smears; Health checks and advice.
Alison Evans (RGN/Nurse Prescriber)
Qualified from Nottingham and went on to work on the gynaecology unit based at the QMC for 17 years before joining the practice in 2009. Alison has specialist areas of interest including Diabetes and Women's Health.
Joanne Thorpe (RGN)
Qualified in Sheffield and after working in Acute Medicine at the QMC for 2 years chose to join The Golden Brook Practice in 1992. Joanne has developed a specialist interest in respiratory illness (COPD and asthma), sexual health and contraception.
Linda Astle (RGN)
Linda joined the surgery 17 years ago after having gained experience in Orthopaedics and Accident and Emergency.
Bethany Gaughan (Health Care Assistant)
Bethany joined the practice in 2018.
Published 6th December 2018