Sevenbrooks Medical Centre

Ormerod House

Advanced Practitioners

Mr Stephen Commissiong – BSc (Hons), MBA, RN, Non-Independent Prescriber


ANPs can:

  • prescribe any medicine for any condition within their competence (including some controlled medicines) provided they have completed an Independent Prescribing qualification
  • see patients with undiagnosed, undifferentiated medical conditions and make treatment decisions, including ordering necessary investigations
  • refer patients to secondary care, although this can vary depending on local arrangements and protocols
  • undertake appropriate home visits