We hope that all the staff at Sunny Meed endeavour to provide you with the best care and experience possible and as a practice recognise CQC priorities as being: safe, effective, caring, responsive and well led.
The surgery is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and ALL staff have had a DBS check.
Sheena Sinclair-Brown is the surgery's named community midwife whose base is at St Peter's Hospital. She offers clinics at the surgery on a Tuesday morning at Sunny Meed for antenatal bookings and on a Friday morning at Goldsworth Park for antenatal clinics.
When she is not available at the surgeries she can be contacted on 01932 722413 and would like to see ladies who are pregnant ideally before they are 10-11 weeks pregnant.
She can arrange for ladies to be seen at alternative community clinics if required.
TRIAGE at St Peter's hospital for any maternity related clinical concerns after booking: 01932 722835
The district nurses employed by Virgin Healthcare, work very closely with the practice and are part of the primary healthcare team. Our surgery named District Nurse is Helen Harwood.
Their duties include visiting patients who are unable to attend the surgery in their own homes, giving practical assistance or offering professional advice. Each patient's needs are assessed and the care and treatment is planned accordingly. District nursing sisters are experienced registered general nurses with a certificate or diploma in district nursing.
They can be contacted directly at their 'Hub'
Monday - Friday (9am -5pm): 03003034735
Weekends and bank holidays (9am - 5pm): 07966236217
Out of hours (5pm - 9am): 07771772180
We also have a Community Matron service that is accessed via the Bedser Hub.
Our health visitor, employed by Virgin Healthcare, is available for advice on healthcare and health provision for all age groups and families in the community. They run child health clinics and give advice on healthcare to expectant mothers, small children, the elderly and the handicapped.
Their office is based at Goldsworth Park and they can be contacted on 01483 728201.