Advanced Nurse Practitioner
Julie Lord is the practice lead nurse who is an Advanced Nurse Practitioner (ANP). Julie is an experienced, registered nurse who has undergone extra training and qualifications at an advanced level to enable her to see and treat a wide range of patients.
Julie works closely with the GPs and can: Fully assess patients, Make diagnoses, Prescribe medicines and treatment, Plan follow-up treatment and reviews, Refer patients for tests and investigations and Refer patients to specialists if needed.
Julie can see anyone that a GP would normally see but she does not see children under the age of three, pregnant women, and patients with severe mental health problems.
If Julie is unable to meet your healthcare needs, she will always ensure that you are seen by your GP.