Pharmacists

Welayah Ali (f)

Clinical pharmacists are highly qualified experts in medicines and can help people in a range of ways. This includes carrying out structured medication reviews for patients with ongoing health problems and improving patient safety, outcomes and value through a person-centred approach.

Community Nurses

District Nurses can be contacted at Platt Bridge clinic on 01942 482311.

Health Visitors

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.

Health Visitors Can be contacted at Platt Bridge Clinic on 01942 482319.

Attached Staff

First Contact Physiotherapists (FCP)

Jack, Chris, Karl

first contact practitioner (FCP) is an experienced physiotherapist who has the advanced skills necessary to assess, diagnose and recommend appropriate treatment or referral for musculoskeletal (MSK) problems on a patient's first contact with healthcare services e.g. when they visit the surgery. The FCP's can refer for X-ray & MRI scans, as well as arranging joint injections.

Donna (f)

Care Co-ordinator

An integral part of the multi-disciplinary team, a care coordinator will work closely with the patient to initially assess their needs, in order to develop and deliver personalised and often complex care plans. As well as connecting the patient with the right people within the practice, they may also help with bringing together different specialists and community service providers to ensure the care delivered is appropriate and effective.

 
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