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Richard Mellings

Senior Clinical Pharmacist
Mr Richard Mellings

Thomas Clark

Clinical Pharmacist
Mr Thomas Clarke

Richard qualified from the University of Bath in 2006 and went on to complete his pre-registration training in Community Pharmacy in Somerset. He then worked in community pharmacy across the local area for seven years while starting to work more for the local NHS and Medicine Management in Primary Care in North Somerset.

He has over 5 years’ experience in working in General Practice and supporting prescribing. he qualified as a non-medical prescriber from the university of Bath in 2016, specialising in Diabetes Care, and joined Mendip Vale Medical Practice as Clinical Pharmacist in 2017.

Community Nurses

Sam Bennett is the Clinical Lead for our local ‘Strawberry Line’ community ward team.

The District Nurse and her team of Community Nurses work in close partnership with the Practice. The nurses provide integrated nursing care of our patients in their own home. They have a separate telephone number, and can be contacted on Yatton (01934) 852829.

Health Visitors

The Health Visiting Team work in close partnership with the GPs and local Children’s Centre Staff to help you and your family lead a healthy life. They are mainly concerned with health education, child surveillance for under 5’s and prevention of illness. They can advise on a wide variety of health issues including child development, immunisations, sleeping, eating and behavioural issues. They can be contacted on (01934) 852927.

Jan Kershaw-Salmon
Josie Routley
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