As part of the Primary Health Care Trust, the Community Nurses work in partnership with patients, their families, carers and other health care services. The Community Nurses are NOT employed by the Practice.
For those patients who are housebound, our service offers skilled nursing care, advice and support.
This care includes:
Full Nursing Assessment
Care and support for those with terminal illness
Issues relating to prescribed medication
Advice on health promotion
Referral to and liaison with other relevant agencies
There are two teams, one covering Middleton and the other covering Yapton and Barnham