Healthcare Assistants support practice nurses with their daily work and carry out tasks such as phlebotomy (drawing blood), blood pressure measurement and new patient checks. They may act as a chaperone when a patient or doctor requests one.
Members of the team are:
Mrs Fairouz Putros (f)
Fairouz is a wonderful person with a warm heart. She has vast experience in the NHS and her background is as a lab technician in Algeria. Hence, Fairouz provides new patient checks, NHS health checks, phlebotomy, blood pressure checks and contraceptive reviews. Fairouz also speaks Arabic and French.