Description of Newton Community Hospital
Providing in-patient care within a community setting, including nursing, medical, therapy and social care interventions for patients who require intermediate care at Newton Community Hospital.
Intermediate care can be provided to people whose short-term needs can be addressed within a limited period of weeks, as part of their overall care pathway. This could include short-term rehabilitation before moving to a lower level or longer term support.
There is a dedicated multidisciplinary team that support both patients and families including nursing, GP, therapy, social work, and mental health with in-reach support from tissue viability, dietician, continence, heart failure and COPD services.
Who can access the service?
Patients who live in St Helens or have a St Helens GP who meet the admission criteria.
How can people access the service?
Patients can access the service via their GP or Via referral from hospital if they meet the admission criteria.
Where is the service offered?
Newton Community Hospital.
24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Our blood clinics run from 8am to 11am from Monday to Friday.
Newton Community Hospital
Telephone: 0151 2904835