Sawston Medical Centre, Linton Health Centre, Barley Surgery
Market Hill Surgery & Shelford Health Centre
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Sawston Medical Centre, Linton Health Centre, Barley Surgery, Market Hill Surgery & Shelford Health Centre

Jenny Aston
Advanced Nurse Practitioner
Queens Nurse, FRCGP (Hon), PG Dip, BSc (Hons) RCNT.Diploma A&E, Diploma Asthma, Diabetes Cert, ILS instructor

Joined the practice in 2010 having worked in General Practice, Accident & Emergency and a Minor Injuries Unit. Works alongside GPs assessing, diagnosing and treating patients or referring as appropriate. Works as part of the Rapid Access team as well as specialising in Diabetes and takes part in some teaching such as Basic Life Support. Has a keen interest in promoting healthy lifestyles which has resulted in the publication of the Health Passport.

Outside work at the practice is actively involved at national level trying to secure agreed standards and properly funded training for Nurses working in General Practice. Roles include Royal College of GPs Nurse Champion, Health Education England General Practice Nurse (GPN) Strategy group, Queen Nursing Institute GPN standards group, CQC specialist Advisor and is a former chair RCN Advanced Nurse Practitioner Forum.

Jenny has recently been awarded an Honorary fellowship by the Royal College of General Practitioners for her contribution to General Practice.