Medical Care for Tamworth Residents Free of Charge

Visit us in the back of the Town Offices at 84 Main Street in the village.

The Nurse's Office Hours are Mondays - Friday from 9 am to 11 am

The Nurse sees patients in their homes after 11 am.  However, the Secretary is in the Office until 2 pm. 

To arrange for a home visit, phone 603-323-8511.

Outside of Office Hours, phone the on-call nurse -- the number is on our outgoing message

See the Tamworth Nurse for:

Remove Stitches/Sutures/Staples

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Have your care provider fax an order to us and the Tamworth Nurse will take out your stitches -- no appointment necessary, no copay, no trip, we're right here in town.

Flu Vaccines

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Drop in for your flu vaccine anytime during office hours.  It's $15 to cover the cost of the serum. 

If you don't have the money, we'll still give you the shot.

Tick or Other Insect Bites

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Get bites properly cleaned and dressed.  And for those hard-to-reach places, leave it to the pros; we've got you covered.

Strep Test

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Strep?  Or just a sore throat?  It helps to know before you haul yourself and/or your kids to the clinic.

Lab Work & PT/INR Tests

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Stay on top of your medications.  We provide routine lab tests with your provider's order.

Counseling

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Sometimes it's good to get an outside perspective; we're glad to lend an ear and give you our best advice on any difficult situations you may be facing, by yourself or with your family.

Loaner Medical Equipment

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Wheelchairs, walkers, crutches, canes, commodes -- give us a call and if we have it we'll be glad to loan it out to you, for the weekend or indefinitely.

Pre- & Post-Natal Care

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In concert with you and your baby's care provider, the Tamworth Nurse can provide skilled nursing care in our offices here in town, or in your home.

Case Management

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Health systems are complex.  Hospitals, rehab centers, visiting nurses, hospice.  There are a lot of moving parts.  We can help you navigate the system and arm you with the right questions to ask. 

Therapeutic Injections

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With orders from your provider we can you your allergy shots, B12 and other routine therapeutic injenctions

Scrapes, Cuts & Burns

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Dressing changes can be tricky, and are important for speedy healing.  Let the Tamworth Nurses do it for you.

COVID Testing

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We can do a quick antigen test here in the office, or send you home with a do-it-yourself kit.

Medication Management

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Keeping prescriptions in order is difficult under the best of circumstances.  Take the worry out and let the Tamworth Nurse organize your medications, or the medications of a family member.

Ear, Nose & Throat

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Have the Tamworth Nurse take a look-see; we'll give you our best advice on whether a visit with your primary care provider is a good idea.

Supplies

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We have disposable adult underwear, diapers, wipes, gait belts, gloves, masks, hand sanitizer, nutrition drinks, disposable tubing -- all free for Tamworth residents.  If you need something not on this list, give us a call, we probably have it, or know where to get it.

Blood Pressure & Other Vital Sign Checks

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Stay on top of your health and drop in for a check on your vital signs.  Home blood pressure cuffs and similar home-use equipment is fine, but sometimes it's worth it to get the work done by a pro.