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Viability Service specialist clinicians support the assessment and development
of care plans for patients with complex wounds being treated in the
community. The aim of the service is ensure that all community services
involved in wound care offer the same high standard of evidence based care and
a holistic approach which promotes patient empowerment, self-care and
well-being and appropriate pain management. The service provides
education and support for community practitioners to ensure high quality wound
management and works closely with the equipment service to manage the use of
tissue viability equipment in the community.
Who is the service provided to?
with complex wounds
When is the service provided?
Friday 09.00am-17.00 pm. Excluding Bank Holidays
How do people access the service?
by GP, Ward Nurse, Community Nurse or allied health professional.
To refer a patient, click the icon below to access the Community Gateway.