General practice nurses are qualified registered or enrolled nurses who deliver primary health care in a general practice setting. They are specialists in:

  • triage and patient assessment
  • clinical patient care, e.g. wound care
  • diagnostic services eg Blood Pressure readings
  • health screening
  • immunisations
  • health check reminders, e.g. pap smear reminders
  • patient education
  • outreach services, e.g. visiting elderly patients unable to visit practice
  • acute and chronic disease management, e.g. diabetes and asthma management

Contact our practice today to see how a Practice Nurse might help you.