Extended Primary Care Team

East Ham Care Centre
Shrewsbury Road ,
East Ham ,

London  E7 8QP
08.00hrs to 22.00hrs 364 days a year

There are 2 locality based Extended Primary Care Teams working in alignment with 8 GP clusters across Newham. The multidisciplinary teams include community nursing, specialist therapies, GP and social services. The service provides comprehensive assessment and care to patients who are housebound and/or at risk of hospital admission, those who can be offered Supported Discharge from hospital and rehabilitation at home and to people at the End of their Lives. Our aim is to keep care at home where possible to improve the quality of people’s lives.

Referral Criteria- adults 18 years and above

 



Call 0208 709 5555
We accept referrals from
GPs, hospitals and self referral. 
R
eferral Criteria-:adults 16 years and above.
We deliver nursing care, treatment and interventions to housebound people.
Patients are looked after by a multi-disciplinary team including district nurses, health care assistants, physiotherapists, occupation therapists and social workers. They work in partnership with the patients GP to monitor and support people in their home.




Clinical

Conditions:

Chest infection
Long term conditions
Malignant disease
Neurological conditions
Physical disability
Viral illnesses


Clinical speciality:

Community Health Services