Integrated Primary Care Teams (includes District Nurses)

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Three Integrated Primary Care Teams provide district nursing, physiotherapy, occupational therapy and complex care to housebound patients. Team creates care plan to include:

  • Catheters (for referral criteria or for other catheter services, please see catheter management)
  • Wound care/tissue viability
  • Assessment for incontinence products
  • End of life
  • Falls services
  • Case management
  • Medicines administration
  • Continuing healthcare
  • Home-based rehabilitation (including equipment loans)

Please see Downloads for contact details of each location.


Eligibility criteria

Inclusions

  • Over 18, live in Camden, and registered with Camden GP
  • Housebound and cannot easily attend clinics

Exclusions

  • Do not have nursing need or rehabilitation potential
  • Not housebound
  • Only need is social care
  • Need immediate admission to secondary care
  • Require administration of psychiatric medication or main presenting problem is mental health issue
  • Need help with tasks (e.g. collection of prescriptions, delivery of incontinence equipment)

How to refer

EMIS form Download Form

Referral methods: Email

Complete EMIS form and attach any relevant discharge or outpatient reports.

e: camdenreferrals.cnwl@nhs.net

For Twilight/Overnight service, referrals for same/next-day appointments need to be received by 16:00, Mon–Fri.

The dedicated EMIS referral form for community phlebotomy appointments is on the EMIS Forms page.

Editable PDF / Word document Download Form

Referral methods: Email

Complete referral form and attach any relevant discharge or outpatient reports.

e: camdenreferrals.cnwl@nhs.net

For Twilight/Overnight service, referrals for same/next-day appointments need to be received by 16:00, Mon–Fri.