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Pharmacists

Anne Edwards

Anne is our primary care clinical pharmacist.  Anne has extensive experience as a clinical pharmacist both with patients and at a strategic level working with Clinical Commissioning Groups.  Anne can advise patients on all aspects of their medications, such as compliance, contraindications and alternative medications.  Anne conducts medication reviews with patients on the telephone and in person.  She can also deal with any medication queries or questions patients may have.  Please just call reception and ask for a telephone or face to face appointment and Anne will be happy to speak to you.

Community Midwives

Abbey View - 01747 856713

Sturminster Newton – 01258 474500

The Community Midwives are a small team, based at the practice, able to give advice on all options of care throughout your pregnancy, labour and offer care at home for up to 28 days following the birth. They also provide a 24 hour emergency service.  Their philosophy of care is that the relationship between mother and midwife is fundamental to good midwifery care.  You are able to have an appointment with the midwives without seeing your GP first.

Community Nurses

Abbey View - 01258 473188

Marnhull – 01258 474506

The specialist nursing skills of the Community Nursing Team, led by a District Nurse, provide care at home to those who are housebound, that is, they require medical transport to leave their home. Patients whose diagnosis or the procedure required means that it is only safe, or practicable to provide care in their home can also be visited. The team provide planned care, support, information and advice to minimise the complications associated with any health problems you have.  The team aim to put you at the centre of what they do to ensure that you have a say in your care.

Health Visitors

Abbey View - 01747 856709

Sturminster Newton – 01258 474515

Based at the surgery the Health Visiting Team are specialist nurses who work within the primary health care team and work with families and children up to 5 years of age. They monitor child development, promote family and public health, offer advice on immunisation and run a weekly child health clinic.  If all are out please leave a message on the answer machine and you will be contacted as soon as possible.  If it is an emergency please dial the main surgery number.

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