|Sister Heather Gillott|
RGN, Pg/Dip First Contact Care, Independent Nurse Prescriber (2008)
Nurse Gillott was born in Barnsley and on qualification as a nurse in 1991 joined Barnsley hospital. She was based in A/E for 14 years and after attaining H grade senior nurse she left to join a local GP practice become a nurse practitioner in 2005. She gained her postgraduate diploma in first contact care which allows her to treat, diagnose, triage and prescribe for a wide range of common GP presentations and emergency care.
Roles within the Practice
Sees and triages many of the same day appointments, provides emergency advice and treatment. She also does smears, stitching and some minor surgery.
She is an Associate Partner and Manager of the Ashville nursing team.
She is married to a local man they have two boys all having a keen and active involvement in Barnsley Rugby Club.