Dr G Wheatley
Nurse Theresa Hare (Nurse Partner)
A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing.
Health Visitors - Tel: 01775 652170 - Monday to Friday 9.00am–4.30pm
The Health Visitors work in partnership with individuals of all ages, with groups and with families. Two full-time and one part-time Health Visitor, one Nursery Nurse and a Nursing Assistant provide information on good health, including pre-school child developmental screening, assessing health needs and referral to other services as appropriate. Each Health Visitor is a registered nurse with extra training to work within the community.
District Nurses - Tel: 01775 653220 - Monday to Friday 9.00am–4.30pm
The District Nurses are based at the Johnson Community Hospital in Spalding. They provide quality nursing care and support to housebound patients (and their carers) who have acute, chronic and palliative care needs. They work with other health professionals to provide personalised care.
Midwives - Tel: 01775 652155
The Midwives work with the doctors to provide care for mothers before and after delivery and care for the baby for the first fortnight of life.
Community Psychiatric Nurses - Tel: 01775 760525
The Community Psychiatric Nurses can help with elderly confused relatives and other mental health problems at home.