Practice Healthcare Team (Attached Staff)

The following staff are employed by the Hywel Dda NHS Trust and are attached to the practice. They can be contacted by telephoning the relevant departments. Alternatively you can leave a message and contact number with the receptionists.

Health Visitors   

Sharon Jones

Jackie Saunders

Contact Number: 01834 860670

Voice Mail: 01437 773988

The health visitors provide advice on all aspects of health. They work mainly with families with young children and expectant mothers. They will also help to put you in touch with other agencies and services you may need.

Community Midwives            

The midwives provide care on all aspects of pregnancy, childbirth and postnatal care. If you are pregnant you may contact a midwife directly on 01834 861581 between 9am - 10.30am, Monday - Friday.

District Nurses

Mrs Julie Griffiths District Nurses Lead

Contact Number: 01834 861716

If your message is urgent or outside these hours please contact the Doctor on 01834 860237 who will pass a message on to the nurse on call. The district nurses will undertake a full nursing assessment for housebound people in their own homes. The district nurses aim to provide skilled nursing treatment and care that will promote health and maintain your independence in the community.  They will provide care and advice to patients, families and carers in a confidential manner respecting rights, beliefs and lifestyle.

Community Psychiatric Nurse    

The psychiatric nurse provides support, assessment, and monitoring of elderly patients with psychiatric problems in the community. Referral is usually through the Doctor.

Podiatry        

Podiatry (Chiropody) clinics are held regularly. People of all ages may be treated and referral is usually through the doctor.

My Health Online

My Health Online is a service provided by National Wales Health Informatics Service that allows you to access your practice online. My Health Online includes a number of optional features, including:

  • Checking, booking and cancelling appointments.
  • Checking your medication and ordering repeat medication.
  • Updating your contact information, including mobile phone number and email address.
  • Sending messages to your practice, so avoiding the need for a phone call for routine enquiries.

Your practice may not offer all these features. Ask your practice which ones are available.