Nursing & Health Care Assistants Team


Our qualified nurses have applicable skills in cervical screening, immunisations (including travel), contraceptive and sexual health advice, wound care and other aspects of physical care of patients in general practice.

They are also trained to support the management of long-term conditions such as diabetes, Asthma, COPD, cardiovascular disease and other chronic disease management.

We welcome your feedback. If you would like to comment about our surgery or staff, you can do so on the NHS website, or iWantGreatCare. This last website also allows you to comment about individual clinicians, which can help them reflect on your experience.

Members of the team are:


Rachel Oughton

Special Interests: Sexual Health; Family Planning; Cervical cytology (trainer); Nursing Education

Additional Language: French

Purnima Gurung

Keyshia Henry

Health Care Assistants

Our Health Care Assistants (HCAs) work under the supervision of our Practice Nurses to provide care to patients needing a variety of physical tests and other aspects of care to support the management on long-term conditions.

This may include blood tests, ECGs, 24-hour blood pressure monitors, injections for adults, simple wound care, spirometry, diabetic foot care and high risk monitoring, ear care, anticoagulation monitoring, smoking cessation counselling, etc.

Members of the team are:

Debra Cunningham

Volodymyr Tuchapskyy