Dr Craig Kelly - Senior Parner - GMC Reg: 3128039
BSc (Hons) MBBS DCH DRCOG DGM FRCGP UCH London 1986
Dr Nirosha D Whitfield - GP Principal - GMC Reg: 6060146
MBBS MRCGP DFSRH Peradeniya 2000
Dr Zubair Alam - GP Principal - GMC Reg: 6037610
MBBS MRCGP DRCOG Karachi 2000
Dr Indre Licyte - Salaried GP - GMC Reg: 7575665
MD Vilnius, Lithuania 2009
Members Of The Primary Health Care Team
Practice/Business Manager: David Harding MSc
David has overall responsibility for all aspects of practice administration and finance. He facilitates the Fairfax House Patient Forum and also deals with patient complaints.
IT & Administration / Deputy Practice Manager: Sarah Baxter
Sarah manages the day-to-day running of IT at the practice and oversees practice compliance with the Quality & Outcomes Framework (QoF) and Information Governance. She also manages insurance report requests and the Admin Team and supports the practice manager with his duties.
Finance Manager: Jackie Bailey
Jackie is responsible for the practice payroll and accounts.
Reception Managers: Allison Trevor and Marie Witherington
Allison and Marie are responsible for the day to day management of the reception and dispensary teams.
Dispensary Manager: Rachel Chapman
Rachel is responsible for managing all dispensary functions.
Dispensary Supervisor: Amanda Simmonds
Amanda Supports Rachel in her duties and deputises in her absence.
Reception and Dispensary Team:
Reception duties include booking appointments, greeting patients, dealing with queries, handling requests for repeat prescriptions and dispensary duties.
The Administration Team carries out all secretarial and administrative duties within the practice, dealing with general correspondence and queries, computer data entry, summarisation of medical records, insurance report requests and the e-Referral booking system.
Practice Secretary: Gillian Sant
Administration Assistants: Lewis Carnell, Laura Murrell, Sarah Aldridge and Gillian Sant
Laura and Sarah operate the e-Referral booking system and deal with patient queries and insurance report requests. Lewis' main duties include scanning incoming hospital mail and dealing with patient queries. Lewis assists other team members with general office duties.
Medical Records Summariser: Sandra Taylor
Summarisation of all new patient medical records.
Practice Nursing Team
Advanced Nurse Practitioner:
Susan Kelly, BSc (Hons), RGN, RM, Dip Asthma, Dip COPD, Dip CHD: Sue is an Advanced Nurse Practitioner and a nurse prescriber. She can see, advise and treat patients with a wide range of conditions and refer patients to hospital when appropriate.
Linda Leech, RGN, ENB, Dip Diabetes: Linda is the Practice Nursing Team Leader. She also has a special interest in diabetes and runs the weekly clinic with Dr Alam.
Charlotte Lal, BSc Adult Nursing: Charli carries out general nursing duties and is currently working to develop her skills in diabetes and respiratory disease. Charli is currently on maternity leave
Charlotte Scotney, RGN: Charlotte is an experienced community nurse who has recently joined the practice. She is undergoing further training and development in the post and is quickly enhancing her skills.
The nurses are available for minor illness treatment and advice, health promotion, travel and other immunisations, cervical cytology and family planning, as well as running clinics for long term conditions such as diabetes, heart disease or asthma. They also offer weight management and smoking cessation advice and can prescribe medication for some ailments including sore throats, coughs and colds, earache, eye infections, stomach upset, sprains and strains, urine infections, rashes and skin complaints. Please ask the receptionist if you are unsure.
Older Adult Nurse:
Caroline Bardwell, RGN
Health Care Assistants:
Marie Witherington, Sara Yeomans, Beverly Gilliard
The HCAs are able to take blood, check blood pressures, heights and weights as well as carry out other duties including ECGs and anti-coagulation monitoring. They can also administer influenza and pneumonia vaccination.
The healthcare assistants and some of the reception team are trained to act as chaperones for the GPs and nurses during some procedures. Patients are offered a chaperone as a matter of routine; you can state whether you would like a chaperone or not.
Community Nursing Team
Lincolnshire Community NHS Trust employs healthcare professionals who work from the practice to provide care for patients in their own homes. This team includes district nurses and are supported by healthcare assistants. They also deliver a clinic in the practice on a Tuesday and Friday.
The midwife provides care of mother and child before, during and after pregnancy. The midwife usually provides a clinic on a Friday.