Huntley Mount Medical Centre, Huntley Mount Road, Bury, Lancashire, BL9 6JATel: 0161 7616677
Practice nurses are qualified and registered nurses. They can help with health issues such as family planning, healthy living advice, blood pressure checks and dressings. The practice nurses run clinics for long-term health conditions such as asthma or diabetes, minor ailment clinics and carry out cervical smears.
The above clinicians can do blood tests, blood pressure checks, BMI checks, NHS Health Checks, ECGs, Covid and Flu vaccines. Please call for an appointment with the above clinicians when this has been asked for by our senior clinicians.
The practice manager is involved in managing all of the business aspects of the practice such as making sure that the right systems are in place to provide a high quality of patient care, human resources, finance, patient safety, premises and equipment and information technology. The practice manager supports the GPs and other medical professionals with delivering patient services and also helps to develop extended services to enhance patient care.
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Receptionists provide an important link for patients with the practice and are your initial contact point for general enquiries. They can provide basic information on services and results and direct you to the right person depending on your health issue or query. Receptionists make most of the patient appointments with the GPs and nurses. They also perform other important tasks such as issuing repeat prescriptions and dealing with prescription enquiries, dealing with financial claims, dealing with patient records and carrying out searches and practice audits.
Practice Pharmacists support us by helping to monitor and review patients with long term health conditions such as Asthma, Diabetes and COPD. They also support us with medication reviews with all patients, including mental health patients.
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.