The Minor Illness Advanced Nurse Practitioner -led Clinic
At the Johnson Medical Practice we have an advanced Nurse Practitioner clinic Monday to Friday am & pm. The clinic is designed to help the patients at the Practice to access medical advice and treatment quickly and easily for a range of illnesses.
The Minor Illness Clinics are run by our specially trained Nurse Practitioners who are able to offer advice and prescription treatment where appropriate, so that you are seen quickly.
However, these Clinics are NOT suitable for:
Conditions under ongoing GP review
Conditions that have been present for more than 7 days
Repeat prescription requests
Babies under the age of one year
Obtaining sick notes
Kindly note - if you think that you have a water infection, please bring an early morning water sample with you to your appointment.
You can attend if you are suffering from any of the following conditions:
Allergic skin reaction Allergies Bruising
Chest Infections Constipation Cough
Cystitis Ear problems & earache Eczema
Fever Hay fever Headache
High temperature Ingrown toenails Insect bites & stings
Rashes Skin problems Tonsillitis
Your local Pharmacist/Chemist are trained to manage certain self-limiting conditions.
Consider seeing your pharmacist initially for conditions such as:
Athlete’s foot Blocked nose Cold
Cold sores Conjunctivitis Diarrhoea
Emergency contraception Haemorrhoids Heartburn
Indigestion Mouth Ulcers Pregnancy testing
Scabies Sore throat Threadworm
Thrush Tummy upset Warts
(See the Nurse Practitioner if you condition does not improve or the Pharmacist advises a medical consultation)