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Community Nurses

Our District Nursing team cares for any one in their home who is unable to attend surgery or Lawson Road Clinic. Their responsibilities include; wound care, injections, blood test, catheter management, continence management, gastrostomy care, pressure ulcer management and care of people with incurable or life threatening illnesses.


The District Nursing sister can prescribe certain products for patients, for example wound products. There is a specialist Leg Ulcer Clinic held weekly at Lawson Road Health Centre Brighouse - referral is through your District Nurse, Practice Nurse or GP.


District Nurses can be contacted on 01422 310838


Health Visitors

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.

The Health Visitors can be contacted on 0300 3045076.

 
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