The cornerstone of general practice. The nursing team have many, many roles in the doctor's surgery from applying dressings, cervical screening (smear test), childhood immunisations to managing complex long term illnesses such as diabetes,
Kay qualified as an adult nurse in 1986.
Kay works as a practice nurse Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at Avonmouth. She works at Bradgate on Fridays.
Judi qualified as an adult nurse in 1985.
She is based at the Ridingleaze site on Wednesdays and Avonmouth on Fridays.
As well as her clinical nursing role, Judi also represents the nursing profession and the Pioneer Medical Group on the North West Locality representative.
Sheelah joined the Pioneer Medical Group in 2017 and works mainly at the Bradgate surgery.
Sheelah taught French and Spanish in secondary schools before retraining as a nurse. She enjoys working with people of all ages and has a particular interest in holistic healthcare
Clare has a varied range of experience in nursing having worked in Hospitals, Community and as an Occupational Health nurse. She has an interest in wound care, dementia and health promotion and enjoys the challenge and variety of working in primary care.
Tina joined the Ridingleaze surgery in 2008. She has a specialist interest and advanced qualifications in diabetes management. Tina is also a nurse prescriber, She works at the Ridingleaze site.
Wendy trained at UHW and worked there before moving to BRI, where she worked in the A+E Dept for 10 years. Wendy moved to Ridingleaze as Practice Nurse in 1998. Her Special interests are Diabetes, Childhood Immunisations and people with Learning Disabilities.