Jacky joined the surgery in July 2017.
Jacky trained as a registered nurse in Exeter over 36 years ago. Having now given up her registration she joined Pioneer Medical group working as a Care Coordinator. She joins us with many years’ experience of working within a healthcare setting
Emma trained as a paramedic with the London Ambulance Service working in emergency medicine, minor injury and minor illness.
After 11 years of service Emma now works as an Urgent Care Clinician working within the Urgent Care team at Pioneer. She works on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
She can assess housebound patients across our 3 sites in their home and works closely with each patient's usual GP (or the duty GP for that day) and the community nursing team. She is often able to visit earlier in the day than would be possible for a visiting GP.
She also has on the day appointments for minor illness and minor injuries: coughs, colds, fevers, ear / throat / chest and urinary infections, skin problems, allergies, abdominal pain, joint injuries and sprains.
Emma is not currently trained to manage women's health or contraception.