Padiham Medical Centre

An award winning GP Practice, serving over 13,000 patients with a full range of enhanced services.

Nursing Staff

Nurse Practitioners

Mrs Maria Philippides (f)
RGN, BSc(Hons) Advanced Nurse Practitioner
Maria leads the nursing team and works with the Doctors in Surgery. She sees patients needing urgent medical attention and carries out home visits. Maria is able to prescribe a range of medicines.
Mrs Shirley Hardy (f)
RGN, BSc(Hons) Advanced Nurse Practitioner
Shirley has a wealth of experience in General Practice. She sees patients needing urgent medical attention. Shirley is able to prescribe a range of medicines.

Nurses

Mrs Elaine Roden (f)
SRN Dis, Asthma, Diabetes, CHD, COPD, Family Planning

Mrs Clare Crusham (f)
RGN, Adult and Child Immunization, Asthma

Mrs Rachael Gilbert (f)
RGN

The nurses run our chronic disease clinics and are available in the surgery for travel advice and health checks. They also visit the housebound.

Nurse Clare Cusham also specialises in childhood immunisations

Healthcare Assistants

Mrs Jennifer Loveday (f)
Jennifer takes blood samples and undertakes ECG’s and various other tests.

Mrs Liz Bateman (f)
Liz takes blood samples and undertakes ECG’s and various other tests.

Mrs Katrina Parker (f)
Katrina takes blood samples and undertakes ECG’s and various other tests.