Athens Way, Lees, Oldham, OL4 3BP
Telephone: 0161 652 1285
Dr Zia Jalal (Male) Partner - MbChB
Dr Atifa Jalal (Female) Partner - MbChB, MRCGP
Our Practice Nurses have a wealth of experience in managing Chronic Diseases such as Diabetes, Asthma, COPD, Hypertension and Cardiovascular Disease. They provide a wide range of services including routine health checks and annual treatment reviews. They are also experienced in other practice nursing specialities such as smear tests, contraception advice, immunisation for babies and adults, travel vaccinations and other routine injections and procedures.
Our Healthcare Assistants perform blood tests, ECGs, Blood Pressure Monitoring, New Patient Checks and smoking cessation advice.
Allyson Lees - Senior Healthcare Assistant
Samiah Kauser - Trainee Practice Nurse
Megan Maders - Practice Nurse
Alexandria Shires - Healthcare Assistant
Julie Rowe MCMI
Julie joined the surgery in January 2021. Julie has worked in Manchester as a Practice Manager in various GP surgeries over the last 21 years.
The Practice Manager is involved in managing all of the business aspects of the practice such as ensuring the right systems are in place to provide a high quality of patient care, human resources, finance, patient safety, premises and equipment and information technology. The Practice Manager supports the GPs and other medical professionals with delivering patient services and also helps to develop extended services to enhance patient care.
Care Navigators provide an important link for patients with the practice and are your initial contact point for general enquiries. They can provide basic information on services and results and direct you to the right person depending on your health issue or query. Care Navigators make most of the patient appointments with the GPs and nurses. They also perform other important tasks such as issuing repeat prescriptions and dealing with prescription enquiries, dealing with financial claims, dealing with patient records and carrying out searches and practice audits.
Julie Rowe - Practice Manager
Claire - Care Navigator
Jamie-Lea - Care Navigator
Tasnova - Care Navigator
Rachel S - Care Navigator
Rachel B - Care Navigator
Jordan - Admin/Reception
The role of a physician associate includes taking medical histories, performing examinations, diagnosing illnesses along with requesting and analysing test results.
The role of a clinical pharmacist is to work as part of the General Practice team to provide highly qualified expertise in medications carrying out structured reviews for patients with ongoing health problems and patient safety.
ADVANCED CLINICAL PRACTITIONER
The role of an advanced care practitioner is to examine, assess, diagnose, prescribe and refer patients using their expert clinical knowledge and skills.
MENTAL HEALTH PRACTITIONERS
The role of a mental health practitioner is to assess and support people with common mental health problem, along with making referrals to
FIRST CONTACT PHYSIOTHERAPIST
The role of the first contact physiotherapist is to assess, diagnose and give expert advice on how patients can best manage their conditions. Referring them onto specialist services if