Community nursing services
The Community Nursing Service provides a wide range of specialist nursing care in the community working together with other health professionals to support our patients to maintain their health and wellbeing through the provision of quality evidenced base nursing care.
The services work in partnership with primary and secondary care providers, reducing barriers for patients' to accessing timely and effective health care. This assists the prevention of hospitalisation as well as supports a smooth transition for patients transferring between the community, hospital and home.
The Community Nursing Service teams comprise of nurses and support staff offering district nursing, home oxygen therapy, stomal therapy, continence and pulmonary long term management services.