Advanced Nurse Practitioner Jo Courtenay (f)
Jo can see many of the same patients as the Doctors for all urgent and routine matters:
- All minor illnesses in adults and children over 6 months of age.
- Chronic disease review e.g. asthma/diabettes/blood pressure
- Medication reviews including inhalers, blood pressure and oral contraceptive pill
- Can request all blood tests and imaging e.g. xray and ultrasound scans
- Can discuss test and scan results with patients
- Is able to refer patients to all local services and clinics.
- Travel vaccinations and advice
- Childhood immunisations
- Sexual health screen/swabs
- Depo and other injections