Adults directory record
District nursing services
|Organisation||District nursing services|
|Category||General help at home|
|Description||The District Nursing Service liaises with health, social care professionals and voluntary care providers to manage tailored packages of seamless, integrated care.
They focus on providing nursing care to patients in their own homes, enabling them to remain at home and avoid unnecessary hospital admissions.
The service helps patients to remain at home, working closely with hospitals and intermediate care teams to facilitate early discharge, reducing the factors which may influence the progression of disease and changes in health circumstances.
|Telephone number||020 8216 2344 (East Barnet Health Centre)|
|Opening hours||9am - 5pm weekdays (then see out of hours services)|