Practice and Attached Staff
The Practice Manager is Jenny Goodyear who is based at Comberton. If you have any problems, suggestions or grievances please feel free to contact her.
The Dispensary Manager is Mrs Kay Lawrence who is based at Comberton. If you have any problems or suggestions relating to the dispensary please feel free to contact her.
Practice Nurses – Michelle Wallington, Karen Winder and Phillipa O’Brien.
Clinical Nurse is Janice Mills.
Health Care Assistant is Joanne Chapman.
They carry out a wide range of screening checks including Heart Disease, Asthma and Diabetes monitoring. Advice can be given regarding diets, smoking, alcohol consumption and exercise. Routinely the nurses are responsible for immunizations, cervical smears, blood pressure monitoring, ear syringing, taking blood, cholesterol checks, dressings and stitch removals.
The Community Nurses (integrated response team) are based at Cambourne and are available to visit you if you are housebound and assist with dressings, removal of sutures and advice. They care at home for the acutely and chronically sick and terminally ill. They can advise you on surgical equipment including inco pads, walking frames and wheelchairs. They can be contacted on (01223 726469 option 2 ).
The Community Midwife works with the Doctors to provide care throughout pregnancy and immediately after birth. There is an Antenatal Clinic on Tuesday afternoons by appointment at Comberton and a booking clinic at Eversden on Tuesday mornings by appointment. Contact midwife for details of classes.
The Community Physiotherapist accepts referrals from the Doctors and can provide treatment at home if necessary. Patients are seen either at Cambourne, Chesterton or Sawston.
The Phlebotomist is Sarah Curtis. Sarah is available Monday and Wednesday mornings at Comberton surgery to take blood. The phlebotomists are not able to do other procedures such as blood pressure.
In addition, our Healthcare Assistant, Jo, will take blood on other days of the week and she is based at both Comberton and Eversden. Jo can be booked for other procedures than just blood tests (see above).
The Child and Family Nurses are based at Cambourne (01954 282830). They have responsibilities for the general health of the under 5′s, school children and the elderly.
They hold a baby clinic the 1st Wednesday of the month at Comberton Baptist Church from 2:00-3:30 to discuss any worries with babies and toddlers.