The District Nurse Service
(Tel: 01865 904814)
District Nurses are specially trained to assess nursing need and provide care to patients and their families in their own homes. They care for a wide range of people, including post-operative surgical patients, people with long-term medical problems and palliative care needs. The daytime service is available between 08:00 and 16:30.
The Health Visitor Service (Tel: 01865 264967)
Health Visitors offer antenatal education and post-natal care to mothers as well as care for children under 5. They visit babies 10 - 14 days after birth and thereafter see mother and baby at the Child Health Clinic. They offer parenting advice for children up to 18 years and support or referral for post-natal depression.
Community Midwife Service
A midwife from the John Radcliffe Hospital shares antenatal care with the doctors. She is at the surgery from 08:30 – 17:30 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.