Nursery Nurse (Naseem): Supports the health visitor to deliver the child health and development programme.
Community Nurses: provide nursing care in the community
Health Trainer (Rukhsana): provides support and practical help for achieving health goals such as losing weight, stopping smoking.
Link Workers/Interpreters: support communication with patients and professionals
Social Workers (Practice Based):
Practice based Supervised Social worker make home visits,whenever necessary, for house bound patients suffering from various disabilities including Mental Health disabilities, Learning Disabilities and Physical Disabilities.
They provide support and help appropriate referral to relevant agencies for domestic violence, child abuse (sexual or emotional), Drug and Alcohol abuse/addiction etc.
In order to promote high uptake of childhood immunisation, Flu vaccination, Cervical Smears, chronic diseases reviews and blood tests, they regularly contact the patients particularly defaulters and persuade them to attend the various clinics in the surgery to promote and improve their health.