Advanced Nurse Practitioner (ANP)

Sister Helen Rose
RN, MSC (Nursing)
DG Diploma (Advanced Practice)
Independent Prescriber

An Advanced Nurse Practitioner (ANP) can diagnose, prescribe and manage patient conditions in a way similar to GPs. Helen is able to do home visits. She is a highly skilled nurse with advanced skills to;

  • Take a full medical history, carry out physical assessments and examination.
  • Make a diagnosis and carry out treatment, including the prescribing of medicines.
  • Plan follow up treatment.
  • Refer patients, where appropriate..

Practice Nurses

Nurse Susan Glynn-Williams

Nurse Yvonne Dominick
Diploma HE Adult Nursing (RGN)
BSc Nursing Studies
Dip. Sexual & Reproductive Health
Dip. Asthma

Practice Nurses are fully trained in a wide range of skills including immunisations, health promotion, contraception and management of long-term conditions e.g. advice on diet and lifestyle choices, coronary heart disease, hypertension, asthma, diabetes, smoking cessation and obesity. Practice Nurses can extend their skills at Diploma Level and see many patients who previously would have seen the Doctor.

The Nursing Team run various Nurse-led clinics for diabetes, asthma, coronary heart disease and COPD as well as providing general nursing services, dressings, removal of sutures and blood tests.