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Neuro Matters Specialist Neurological Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation




Location and Contact details


Michelin Athletic Club, Rosetree Avenue
Trent Vale
Stoke-on-Trent
Staffordshire
ST4 6NL

Telephone: 07789 461012

Email: info@neuromatters.co.uk

http://www.neuromatters.co.uk

Type of organisation

  • Private Company Service

Descripton of organisation

  • Out patient
  • Domiciliary Service
  • Community Based Service

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miles (approximate road distance)

Entry last updated

Nov 3, 2012

Further Details

Neuro Matters is a Specialist Neurological Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation service committed to providing excellent, flexible and creative person-centred rehabilitation for adults and children with complex needs.
The Neurological therapists who work for Neuro Matters ensure continued functional progress for each individual by listening to what they want, harnessing neuroplasticity, using new technologies such as the Nintendo Wii or wireless F.E.S. and helping our clients, their family and carers make the most of their rehabilitation.
The Neuro Matters team aim to make life easier and more enjoyable for people with acquired brain injury by:
Enabling them to move better
Maximising their independence; in daily living, work, sport and leisure
Helping them to stay as physically active as possible.
The Neuro Matters team provide assessment, one-to-one treatment, group exercise, education, training and equipment advice to adults and children with acquired brain injury and complex rehabilitation needs in Staffordshire, Cheshire, Derbyshire, the Midlands, Lincolnshire, Cambridgeshire and Norfolk.
Education and training regarding manual handling, positioning, rehabilitation progress and goal setting also provided for Voluntary organisations, Social services and Professional groups.
Expert witness quantum and clinical negligence reports provided for Claimant and Defendant Solicitors.

Services available

ABI Specialist National Regional Local
Advice yes no yes yes
Community support yes no yes yes
Domiciliary Care yes no yes yes
Equipment yes no yes yes
Family Support yes no yes yes
Information yes no yes yes
Leisure Activities yes no yes yes
Occupational Therapy yes no yes yes
Physiotherapy yes no yes yes
Training (for clients/patients) yes no yes yes
Training (for families/carers) yes no yes yes
Training (for staff) yes no yes yes
Vocational Support yes no yes yes
National = country wide, Regional = offering a service within 150 miles, Local = offering a service within 50 miles

This service adheres to the following Regulatory Frameworks / is affiliated to the following bodies:

All Neuro Matters Neurological Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists are highly specialised, registered with the Health Professions Council and abide by their standards in all areas of their professional practice.
All Neuro Matters Neurological Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists are members of relevant professional and special interest groups; the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Neurology, the British Association of Occupational Therapy and the National Association of Neurological Occupational Therapists and regularly undertake continuing professional development pertinent to neurological rehabilitation.

Referrals can be made by

GP yes
Consultant yes
Healthcare Professional yes
Self/Advocate/Family yes
Other professional eg Social Care/Case Manager yes

How are services paid for?

Regularly Sometimes Never
NHS ???
Social Care Services ???
Jointly funded by NHS & Social Care Services ???

yes Privately funded (anyone can purchase)

Typical duration that a service is offered

The duration varies depending on the individual wishes and needs of each client; we can provide input as required from a few weeks to a few years. After initial assessment, we plan and agree goals with each client, their family and/or carers and evaluate our intervention using objective outcome measures on an ongoing basis to ensure those goals and met.

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Services available are defined by the following EHIG Rehabilitation Codes

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REHAB AT HOME

[Code 70]
Patient description
Medically stable, able to actively participate with and benefit from therapy. Will include spectrum of initial severity of injury with a small minority derived from Code 05 category

Sites
Domiciliary or day hospital

Description of rehabilitation input
Interdisciplinary co-ordinated management therapy aimed at community re-integration/inclusion by enhancing independence, wellbeing, & assist return to work/education. In collaboration with Social Services, neuropsychiatry, voluntary and statutory services. Includes treatment of patients in their own homes, or with live-in carers.

COGNITIVE THERAPY

[Code 80]
Patient description
Medically stable, independently mobile, primarily cognitive impairments likely to benefit from intensive neuropsychological therapy

Sites
Domiciliary or day hospital

Description of rehabilitation input
Interdisciplinary, holistic and intensive assessment and therapy programme – addressing individual cognitive, social, emotional and physical needs, with the aim of a return to work, studies or independent community life.

HELP GETTING BACK TO WORK

[Code 90]
Patient description
Medically stable, living in community, aiming to enter/return to employment

Sites
Domiciliary, community-based or residential

Description of rehabilitation input
Interdisciplinary programme addressing all aspects of occupational activity, including, specialist assessment, work preparation, job search, job coaching and workplace support, and employer/college education and support.

CONTINUING REHAB WHEN YOU NEED IT

[Code 100]
Patient description
Medically stable, but permanent disability

Sites
Domiciliary, residential or nursing home, respite unit

Description of rehabilitation input
Life long prevention of avoidable complications involving residual physical, cognitive, emotional and behavioural problems, on a domiciliary, outpatient or respite basis.

SOMEONE TO TALK TO

[Code 110]
Patient description
Information and guidance over a continuum. Family support and outreach. Advocacy

Sites
All sites

Description of rehabilitation input
Information and guidance over a continuum. Family support and outreach. Advocacy

SUPPORT AT HOME

[Code 115]
Patient description
Medically stable. Able to live in the community alone or with others.

Sites
Client's home/the community

Description of rehabilitation input
Enablement, support and care to develop social skills, stamina, confidence, attention & leisure pursuits, sorting out benefits, day supervision & respite care. Specific attention paid to Community involvement & integration (further education etc), Personal social development and empowerment and structuring activity towards achieving goals. Includes support that may be purchased with a personal budget.

SOMETHING TO DO

[Code 120]
Patient description
Medically stable. Wanting to engage further with the community, alone or with others.

Sites
All sites

Description of rehabilitation input
Organised activity in the community offering opportunities to to develop social skills, stamina, confidence, attention & leisure pursuits, Specific attention paid to: Community involvement & integration (further education etc), Personal social development and empowerment Structured daytime activity within the individual's competency framework. Includes Day activities, Day Centres, clubs and activity that may be purchased with a personal budget.

EQUIPMENT

[Code 135]
Patient description
Blank

Sites
All sites

Description of rehabilitation input
Providing practical/ technological solutions to challenges and limitations imposed by cognitive, behavioural and physical disability.

This service is defined by the NMDS (National Minimum Data Set) codes as:

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No Data for NMDS

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