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Car Parking Information

Please be advised that, for the foreseeable future, we only have parking spaces for the Disabled and those patients who are shielding and have been given appointments in the Cold Hub.  Parking is available at Sainsburys, Monday Market Street and Sidmouth Street.

Thank you, in advance, for your co-operation in this matter.

St James Surgery

PRACTICE STAFF

In 2009 St James Surgery became a training practice, and, at the same time, Dr Martin Foley was accredited as a trainer.

St James Surgery will be training a number of qualified doctors over the coming years.  The trainees are at different stages of their post-graduate education, and will be answerable to Dr Martin Foley, in the first instance.

Dr Tony Downey will continue to teach undergraduate medical students during their attachment with St James Surgery

 

Pharmacists

Amanda Fruen (f)

Practice Pharmacist

Community Nurses

The Clinical Commissioning Group employs community nurses who provide skilled nursing care to those patients who are housebound. This includes chronic illness, wound management, palliative and terminal care. They work alongside the surgery team and hospital-based nurses, in order to plan and deliver the care needed.

Health Visitors

Health visitors are registered nurses with additional training in preventative care, health promotion and child health for those under the age of five. Health visitors can offer advice, information and support about a range of issues. Health visitors visit at home to talk in private and also run child health clinics and parents and baby groups. Health visitors can be contacted on 01380 732565.


The Health vistors have been based at Devizes Community Hospital since 2011 and hold a clinic at the Devizes Children's Centre (SN10 5AA) on Wednesdays  between 9.30 and 11.00 am and on Thursdays between 1.00 and 2.30 pm.  Telephone:  0333 3218891

Counsellors

Counsellors visit the surgery twice a week. Self referral is to be made by the patient.

Attached Staff

Physiotherapy sessions are no longer held in the surgery.  Appointments can be made at Devizes Community Hospital

Victoria Higginson

Care Co-ordinator

Secondment to the locality from Great Western Hospital

Katie Briscoe

Emergency Care Practitioner

 

 
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