Meet the Team

Our Doctors

Dr Sharon M Nicholl (f)

MB BCH (Dublin 1997) 

Dr Nicholl co-ordinates our monthly vunerable adult and palliative care meetings with our district nursing team, community matron and macmillan nurses.

She is also the GP lead for practice finances.

Dr Hannah L Hughes (f)

MBCHB BSc (Hons),DRCOG  nMRCGP (Leeds 2005) 

Dr Hughes is the practice representative at local GP Cluster meetings, Diabetes lead, Child Protection lead and website administrator. She has a special interest in Gynaecology.

Dr Sarah L Nicholls (f)

MB BS (London 1990) 

Dr Emma Hodgeon (f)

MBBS RCGP DFRSH

Dr Tauseef Manzoor (m)

MbChB, MRCGP


Our Nursing Staff

The role of the practice nurse is to promote the health and wellbeing of patients.

This includes:

  • The management of long term conditions
  • Advice on and administration of travel vaccinations
  • Women’s health, cervical smear tests and contraception
  • Basic wound care
  • Childhood immunisation
  • ECG’s
  • Ear syringing

Madeleine Nicholls (f)

ACP Trainee

Clair (f)

Healthcare Assistant

Clair is a Trainee Nursing Associate.

Sister Jo Lee (f)

Practice Nurse


Our Practice Team

Mrs Elaine Mitchell (f)

Practice Manager

As Practice Manager Elaine is involved in managing all of the business aspects of the practice such as making sure that 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. She runs the patient participation group and handles any complaints.

Elaine’s email address is [email protected] if you need to contact her.

Administration

The administration team deal with prescriptions, such as issuing repeat prescriptions and dealing with prescription enquiries. They are also involved in the registration of patients and the management of patient records.

Reception

Receptionists 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. Receptionists make most of the patient appointments with the GPs and nurses.

Secretaries

Our secretarial team deal with all referrals, both NHS and Private Sector, financial claims, medical reports and deal with our patient records.

We also have staff to carry out searches, facilitate research and practice audits.


Our Healthcare Team

Community Midwives

Our community midwife runs clinics at the practice and cares for our pregnant patients.

We liase closely regarding any complicated cases.

She may sometimes have a student midwife working alongside her.

Community Nurses

District nurses see patients in their own home (eg. housebound patients or palliative care patients).

They also hold clinics each day at Cleckheaton Health Centre. Please ring 01924 351529 to make arrangements to see one.

For advice, home visits or to leave a message call the messaging service on 0300 304 5555.

They will help you with any of the following:

  • Minor injuries, dressings, removal of stitches and ear syringing
  • Blood tests or administration of some medications at home
  • Advice on general health matters
  • Palliative care

Health Visitors

A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing. The team can be contacted on 0303 330 9820.

Macmillan Nurses

We work closely with our Macmillan team and district nurses to provide good end of life care and support for families.