Health Care Assistants

Mrs Roxanna Din (f)

Mrs Roxanna Din (f)

Roxanna works part time at the practice and provides the following services:
  • New Patient Registration Checks
  • Blood Pressure checks
  • Venepuncture (blood tests)
  • 24 Hour BP Monitoring
  • NHS Health checks – these include cholesterol and diabetes screening and help to assess risk of cardio-vascular disease
Erin Ives (f)

Erin Ives (f)

Erin is a qualified nurse from the USA, currently working part time at our practice as a healthcare support worker, providing the following services:
  • Phlebotomy (taking blood tests but only those authorised by a doctor)
  • 24 hour BP monitoring
  • Flu, Pneumococcal and Shingles vaccination in line with Dept. of Health guidelines
  • Travel Clinic with Dr Dua - Providing immunisations for travel - including Yellow Fever, Rabies, Japanese Encephalitis, Typhoid, Hepatitis A & B after authorisation by the GP
  • Vitamin B12 injections (only for patients referred by the GP who are known to be deficient in Vitamin B12 and following the programme specified by the GP)
  • New Patient Registration Checks
  • Wound care and dressings
  • ECG
  • NHS Health checks – these include cholesterol and diabetes screening and help to assess risk of cardio-vascular disease
  • Diabetic health checks prior to GP follow-up and review. Including diabetes foot checks
  • Spirometry (Lung function testing if referred by the GP)