|Tracey Hembrough (f)|
RN (Truro 1989), MSc, Nurse Practitioner (Exeter, 2000) PGCert(Med)Ed
Having initially trained at the Royal Cornwall Hospital, Tracey spent seven years working on a variety of wards at West Cornwall Hospital. She joined the Alverton practice in 1997 as a practice nurse, and qualified as a nurse Practitioner in 2000. Tracey became a Partner in the practice in 2005, becoming the first ever nurse partner in the South West of England. Tracey also works for the Primary Care Trust as one of three Lead practice nurses for Cornwall and is responsible for all aspects of practice nurse Training in the County. Her other medical interests include minor illness, chronic disease management (including asthma, diabetes and heart disease), sexual health and contraception. Tracey works alongside Dr John Ryan in clinical research and has an active management role within the practice and is responsible for the quality of service provision and patient care.