Horizon Health Centre

68 Lonsdale Avenue, Weston-Super-Mare, North Somerset BS23 3SJ


General Practitioners:

Dr Martin Jones MBBS MSC

********  Dr Jo Glover – as from 6th November, Dr Glover is sadly leaving Horizon Health Centre to work in another county. We all wish her well in her new practice. ********

Advanced Nurse Practitioners (ANPs):

Lynnette Paton

Lynette is an Advanced Nurse Practitioner who can prescribe  medicines for patients. She has a great deal of experience gained from working in the community. Her extensive community experience helps to ensure patients get the best care possible. She brings her array of knowledge and skills to this role.

Alison Attwood

Alison is a an Advanced Nurse Practitioner. Like Lynnette she can prescribe  medicines for patients
She also brings a huge amount of knowledge and skills to the role.

These are the things that Advanced Nurse Practitioners can do:

 Acute Asthma/Asthma Attack  Eczema  Insect Bites and Stings
 Back Pain Emergency Contraceptive Pill  Mastitis
 Boils/Warts/Verrucas Exacerbation of COPD Pill Check (every 6 months)
 Cellulitis Fever Rashes
 Chest Infections Flu Sinusitis
Colds Gout Sore Eyes/Styes
Cold Sores Hayfever Sore Throat
Conjunctivitis Headlice Sunburn
Coughs Impetigo Threadworm
Cystitis Infected Wounds Thrush
Earache/Ear Infection Ingrowing Toenail Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Stay at home for 7 days if you have either:

- A high temperature – you feel hot to touch on your chest or back
- A new, continuous cough – this means you've started coughing repeatedly

Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital.

You do not need to contact 111 to tell them you're staying at home.

Testing for coronavirus is not needed if you're staying at home.

NHS 111 | Government Stay At Home Guidance | NHS Information Page