For clinicians

Manager: Rena Ramsamooj
Tel: 0208 970 8105

Service lead: Nashreen Seebundhun - inpatient matron, Foxglove ward
Tel: 0300 555 1201 ext: 4508


Referrals are accepted by email to

Referrals are accepted direct to the service via the bed management team within the Hospital Discharge Service (HDS) 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.


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