Tissue viability- Redbridge Community Health and Social Care Services (HASS)

The Tissue Viability and Leg Ulcer Services are part of the Redbridge Community Health and Social Care Services (HASS).

The Tissue Viabilty service offers specialist advice, support and treatment plans for people with complex and non healing wounds including

  • pressure ulcers
  • leg ulcers
  • fungating wounds and skin cancers 
  • surgical wounds that have failed to heal in a timely fashion
  • diabetic foot ulcers (in conjuction with Podiatry and when advances wound therapies are recommended eg:larvae or negative wound pressure.                  

The Leg Ulcer Service provides specialist support and treatment in a clinic setting to mobile patients with non- healing leg wounds (from ankle to knee) that have venous aetiology. 

Patient information

Contact our service in Redbridge

Hainault Health Centre
Manford Way
Chigwell
IG7 4DF

Tel: 0300 300 1732
Email: nem-tr.nelftredtv@nhs.net

Opening times: Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm (excluding bank holidays)

Referrals

Referrals for both services are by completed service specific referral form e-mailed to nem-tr.nelftredtv@nhs.net