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Childrens Palliative and Complex Care Team (Community Nursing)

Monday to Friday 8am - 6pm, evening and weekend cover provided by Hospital at Home

The service cares for Children with Palliative and or Complex long term health care conditions in the community.

Children, young people and their families have a named nurse who will do nursing care, teach families and carers to do care, help families manage the condition and its symptoms by liasing and working with Doctors, therapists, social care and schools.

For children and young people with further needs there is a clinical psychologist and a small respite team.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Catherine Smith
Contact Position
Team Leader
Telephone
01782 306031
E-mail
catherine.smith@ssotp.nhs.uk

Where to go

Name
Patient homes

Other Details

Availability

Referral required
Yes
Referral Details

Via other healthcare professional, the child or young adult needs to have complex health care needs with a distinct nursing need such as nasogastric feeding.

 

Last updated: 22 Nov 2018
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