Healthcare Team

Community Midwives

Tel: 01865 221696

A midwife from the John Radcliffe Hospital shares antenatal care with the doctors. She sees you in the surgery for a one hour appointment when you are about 10 weeks pregnant and will plan the rest of your antenatal care at that time.

Drugs and Alcohol Therapist

A drugs and alcohol therapist from Turning Point attends the surgery once a week to help with the wellbeing and recovery of those with an addiction.

 

Community Nurses

Based at the East Oxford health Centre

District nurses provide skilled assessment and nursing care to housebound adults, their families and carers. The service includes palliative and end-of-life care, management of long term conditions, wound care and continence advice and management.

The daytime service is available 7 days a week between 08:00 and 16:30.

Out of hours, the service can be contacted on 0845 345 8995.

 

Health Visitors

Based at the East Oxford Health Centre

Health Visitors offer antenatal education and postnatal care to expectant mothers as well as care for children under 5. They visit babies 10 to 14 days after birth and thereafter see mother and baby at the surgery. They offer parenting advice for children up to 18 years and support or referral for post-natal depression.

Clinics are held at East Oxford Heath Centre on Thursday mornings for child health and pre-school immunisations.

Telephone: 01865 264967.