Dispensary - Temporarily Early Closure
Please be aware that the dispensary will temporarily close at 5.30pm Tuesdays - Fridays during the period 18th February - 1st March.
Ashbourne Medical Practice is working with a group of local practices to provide a GP extended access service.
Together with Hannage Brook Medical Centre, Brailsford & Hulland Medical Centre and The Surgery Clifton Road, Ashbourne Medical Practice will be offering appointments from 6.30pm – 8pm Monday to Friday, and at weekends, to better support the needs of our patient population.
Please see 'Appointments' tab for further information.
Staff Training Closure Notice
Wednesday 23rd January - The Practice will be closed for staff training from 1.30pm.
The Practice will reopen at 8am on Thursday 24th January.
Further staff training closure dates:
Wednesday 13th February
Wednesday 13th March
Taran Gill & Nicola Field
Advanced Nurse Practitioners
Advanced Nurse Practitioners are experienced registered Nurses with advanced level training and prescribing ability.
Advanced Nurse Practitioners (ANP’S) can
- Take a comprehensive patient history
- Carry out physical examinations
- Refer patients for investigations – blood tests, x-rays etc.
- Make a diagnosis and provide treatment
- Support and treat all chronic conditions such as Asthma, COPD, Chronic Heart Disease and Diabetes
They can also assess, diagnose and provide treatment for most common clinical conditions and ailments such as
- Chest Infections
- Ear Infections
- Eye Infections
- Urinary Tract Infections
- Skin Conditions e.g. Eczema, Psoriasis etc.
- Wound Infections
- Wound Care
ANP’s work in close collaboration with the Doctors.
We have introduced ANP’s here at Ashbourne Medical Practice to
provide a proactive response to the changing of the healthcare environment.
This allows the practice to offer an improved quality service for
appointments with GP’s and available time for patients with more complex medical needs and end of life conditions.
Our Reception Team may ask the reason for your appointment.
This will help us to triage and signpost you towards the most appropriate healthcare professional and help you to be seen in a timely manner.
We welcome your valuable feedback to ensure we continue to offer an effective, efficient and improved quality service to our patients here at
Ashbourne Medical Practice.
Please take a look at our Further Information section of the website.
This can be found at the top of this page, for helpful advice and information.