The Specialist nurse works with people who have learning disabilities and/or autism, their families and carers in their preparation for admission or at Out Patient appointments.
The nurse liaises with clinic, ward teams, consultants and GPs, facilitating pre-operation visits and helping with accessible information including pictorial care pathways, assessments, capacity and consent issues.
Home visits are provided by this service.
Interpretation and translation services can be arranged by staff, for users of this service.
Where to go
Vulnerable Patients Service
Connected Care Hub
James Paget Hospitals
- NR31 6LA
- Area served
- Age Groups
16-25 years, Adults
- Last Updated
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