Description of the Care Home Support Team
Aim of the team is to reduce hospital admissions from the care home sector within the St Helens area and provide support to care home staff.
Who can access the Care Home Support Team?
Referrals to the Team are made via GP referral for Consultant review.
How can people access the service?
Referrals to the Team are made either via GP referral for Consultant review or Care Homes can contact the Team direct for advice and nursing support.
Where is the service offered?
Consultant input, based at Newton Community Hospital and will respond and visit patients in Care Home setting in St Helens area.
Admin Support – Marcella Ashall 0151 290 4635
Care Home Support Nurses:
Nicci Gaskell – 07824 600 309 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Sarah Burrows – 07880 088 157 / email@example.com
Pat McConnell – 07909 002 495 / Patricia.McConnell@bridgewater.nhs.uk