If you are a patient of this practice, you can contact your midwife for non-urgent reasons by getting in touch with any of our sites. The receptionist will pass the details onto the midwives working with this practice. (For patients not registered with Carn to Coast Health Centres, please contact your own surgery who will also pass on your message to the midwives working with that practice). Messages are normally responded to by the midwives the same working day. For emergency midwifery support patients should contact the on call midwife via details on their care record pack.
Community Matron - Our community matron is able to support patients with complex medical needs who are predominantly housebound by ensuring appropriate care plans are in place and that patients' medical conditions are appropriately monitored, involving the district nursing team as appropriate.
A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing.
To contact a health visitor telephone:-01209 614407
Psychological therapies are available and can be provided in the practice or at other sites. Please ask at/telephone Reception for a self-referral form. You can also go direct to the website of the provider, Outlook South West at http://www.outlooksw.co.uk/ where there is a wealth of self-help resources as well as the ability to refer yourself for support.