The Community midwives hold an ante-natal clinic at St Peters Maternity Hospital and are also available for ante-natal and post-natal advice. They also provide care during delivery in the local maternity unit or at home.
They can be contacted at St Peters Maternity Hospital on Shepton Mallet 01749 342378
The Health Visitor has a special interest in the under 5’s and runs a clinic for advice and health checks on alternate Monday afternoons.
Messages can be left for her at the surgery.
Child health surveillance and immunisations are performed by the Doctor, and the Practice Nurse. Appointments are sent at the appropriate intervals both for developmental checks and immunisations.
The District Nurses provide nursing treatment for those who are confined to their homes. This is normally arranged by the Doctor or the hospital when a patient is discharged. Messages for District Nurse can be left at Reception
The dietician holds a clinic every other month. Appointments can be made via Reception.
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