There are two district nurses attached to the practice and they can be contacted at Allan House Clinic.
Health Visitors are attached to the Practice by the Health Authority. The role of the Health Visitor is to assess the health needs of her client and plan, implement and evaluate the care she provides. Health Visitors work primarily within the homes of families who have pre-school children, but can also undertake work with other age groups.
We also have two school nurses attached to the practice, each covering different schools in the area. They are primarily concerned with the health needs of school aged children and are also based at Allan House Clinic.
Working with the Health Visitors is a nursery nurse.
The telephone number for Allan House is Halifax – 832063 or 833494.
Midwives from the Calderdale Royal Hospital are responsible for the care of pregnant women, new mothers and babies up to the age of 14 days. They can be contacted at New Road Children’s Centre on 01422 835614.