Therapies - Adult
Newham Speech and Language Therapy service (SLT) is a specialist service that carries out evaluation and management of communication, swallowing disorders and associated difficulties in a range of community and acute settings. Assessment, diagnosis and treatment planning is carried out by qualified speech and language therapists, supported by speech and language therapy assistants, students and bilingual co-workers. The Adult SLT team works closely with colleagues in Extended Primary Care, Virtual Ward and Specialist Neurology teams.
Open referral system; main referrers GP/Self/Carer/Other medical staff