Health Care Assistants help the Nursing and Medical teams with a variety of tasks, such as Blood Tests, New Patient Screening, Chronic Disease Management checks and ECG’s. Smoke Stop Services at the Surgery are provided by the HCAs, who recently came first in the annual awards from Live Well Suffolk in the large GP category.
Julie is from Norwich and moved to Ipswich in 1986. She trained as a Phlebotomist in 1992 working at Ipswich Hospital and several GP Surgeries before settling at Burlington Primary Care in 2004 in an HCA role. Julie has qualifications in Histopathology and Healthcare and her special interest is Smoking Cessation.
Outside work Julie is involved with her husband and daughters’ karate and loves spending time with her family and Basset Hound.