Practice Nurses & Health Care Assistants

Practice nurses and health care assistants are available for consultation at all three surgeries. They provide a number of services including general nursing care and health advice. They also run clinics to help with the management of chronic illness, such as asthma and diabetes. Appointments should be made through the receptionist.

Sue Buckingham

Sue Buckingham

Sue is our Lead nurse and responsible for overseeing all clinical aspects of the nursing staff and healthcare assistants. She has diploma level qualifications in COPD and Diabetes management and can initiate insulin therapy. She also has qualifications in minor illness and can prescribe medicines. Sue is mainly based in Brill.
Carol Horn

Carol Horn

Carol is one of nurse prescribers and is very highly qualified especially in dealing with Minor illness and diabetes. Carol can initiate insulin treatment and manage patients with complex diabetes. Carol can also fit contraceptive implants. Carol is mainly based in Thame.
Tracy Cammack

Tracy Cammack

Tracy has been based in Long Crendon surgery for a many years. She is capable of dealing with all nursing related consultations but has particular expertise in managing diabetes.
Jane Thompson

Jane Thompson

Jane has a specific expertise in chest and respiratory problems and smoking cessation. However Jane is adept at dealing with all nursing related consultations. Jane is mainly based in Long Crendon.
Sue Ryder

Sue Ryder

Sue can comprehensively deal with most things but has an expertise in Asthma, COPD and Smoking cessation. Sue works with primarily in Thame.
Jo Smythe

Jo Smythe

Jo is a highly trained practice nurse who has expertise in Asthma but can comprehensively deal with all practice nurse consultations. Jo works across all our 3 sites.
Tracy Gunnell

Tracy Gunnell

Tracy is mainly based in Brill. Tracy runs our NHS healthcheck programme but also takes blood, can administer B12 and flu injections. Our HCAs can also syringe ears and simple dressings.
Alicia James

Alicia James

Alicia is mainly based in Thame. Alicia can deal with NHS health checks and new patient checks. She runs our warfarin dosing system and can perform flu jabs and vitamin B12 injections as well as ear syringing.