|Sister Cathy Kirwan|
RGN, Diploma in Practice Nursing, Diploma in Cardiovascular Disease Management, Family Planning (ENB 901)
Cathy has just qualified as a Nurse prescriber and is currently our triage nurse
Our practice nurses and healthcare assistant see patients by appointment. The Nursing team as a whole is experienced in taking blood samples, wound care, ear syringing, routine blood pressure checks, injections, undertaking electrocardiograms, health checks and INR clinics, using a point of care machine.
All trained nurses are qualified in cervical cytology, travel, child immunisations and chronic disease management and run clinic's here at the practice. Robyn and Cathy are qualified in family planning and sexual health and offer advice and run clinics relating to this.
The practice is a yellow fever vaccinating center and two of the nursing team are qualified to vaccinate people against this.