For clinicians

Service lead: Phathi Nyathi - ward manager
Tel: 0208 970 8105

Service lead: Nashreen Seebundhun - inpatient matron, Foxglove ward
Tel: 0300 555 1201 ext: 4508
Email: nashreen.seebundhun@nelft.nhs.uk

Service lead: Anne Motley - community hospitals and IRS manager
Tel: 07834 765362
Email: Anne.Motley2@nelft.nhs.uk

Referrals

Referrals are accepted direct to the service (via the bed management team) from community professionals and discharge facilitators within secondary care.

Criteria: People aged 18 and over living in Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge and registered with a GP in these areas. Patients should have a confirmed diagnosis where general rehabilitation is the primary need requiring therapeutic assessment and intervention.

Exclusions:

Patients who:

  • are awaiting care home placements
  • require critical or high dependency care
  • are bilaterally non weight bearing
  • require 1:1 nursing
  • do not have a clear discharge destination
  • are awaiting equipment e.g. wheelchairs without on-going rehab needs