The Team

Practice Manager

Jennifer Dollman Responsible for the running of the practice, contact Email

Office Manager:  Mrs Marie Finlay. Responsible for running the administration office for Practice, Contact E-mail

Reception and Secretarial Staff

There are 13 members of staff responsible for administration duties within reception and the office.  They are all highly experienced in their duties.

For any general admin queries please Email:

Practice Nurses

Our practice nursese are

  • Senior Nurse Trisha Ridley RGN
  • Nurse  Ann Taylor RGN
  • Nurse Helen Loughran  RGN
  • Nurse Jilly Bell RGN
  • Healthcare Assistant Kate Stephenson
  • Healthcare Assistant Sarah Tweddle

They work Monday – Friday between 8.00am and 6.00pm

As well as performing the usual nursing tasks they can give precise information on travel vaccination. They are able to provide help and support for weight reduction, smoking cessation, chronic disease management and other aspects of health promotion/screening, including taking cervical smears.

District Nurses

The district nurses now work as a team covering Greystoke and Gas House Lane Surgery and are led by Community Matron : Sister Jane Bendelow

They provide a full range of nursing services in patients’ homes and some treatment room sessions. They can be contacted through the surgery.

Health Visitors

Our health visitors are

  • Ann Johnson
  • Alison Okell
  • Lesley Hale, RGN HV.

They are based at Greystoke and provide information, advice and support to all age groups, particularly the young and the elderly.

Community Midwife

Sister Hilary Bradley RN RM RMN is the midwife attached to Greystoke.  She will provide care during pregnancy and postnatally in conjunction with your doctor.  She can be contacted through Wansbeck Hospital Tel: 01670 521212 and ask for the midwifery manager.

Community Psychiatric Nurses

Your doctor can refer to a Community Psychiatric Nurse.  They can help with mental health problems including the elderly confused patient.

Social Services

Social Workers will help with all aspects of social problems and can arrange home helps, occupational therapy, meals on wheels, etc.  They can be contacted on  01670 516131.