For clinicians

Lead person for queries: Dawn Thompson - clinical lead
Tel: 01375 364455
Email: dawn.thompson@nelft.nhs.uk
(Please do not email patient identifiable information to this address.)

Referrals

Referrals will be accepted from exisiting patients via self referral using the number below. New patients can refer via GPs, occupational therapists or physiotherapists using the wheelchair service referral form posted to the address below.

Criteria: Registered with a GP in Basildon and Thurrock. Permanent and substantial disability requiring long term wheeled mobility equipment or seating. In need of wheeled mobility specialist seating equipment assessment.

Exclusions: Please note that as we work within agreed criteria, there are items that we cannot supply which although not a complete list includes the following:

  • electric scooters
  • manual wheelchair power packs
  • commode and shower chairs
  • powered wheelchairs for independent outdoor use only
  • powered attendant controlled wheelchairs