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Royal Free Neurological Rehabilitation Centre




Location and Contact details


Edgware Community Hospital
Burnt Oak Broadway
Edgware
Middlesex
HA8 0AD

Telephone: 020 8951 2165

http://www.royalfree.nhs.uk/neuro.aspx?top_na...

Type of organisation

  • NHS Service

Descripton of organisation

  • In patient
  • Out patient

miles (straight line)
miles (approximate road distance)

Entry last updated

Mar 21, 2012

Further Details

The Royal Free Neurological Rehabilitation Centre (NRC) is a 14 bedded unit, providing specialist in-patient and outreach rehabilitation and condition management services for adults with long term neurological conditions.

Management of the centre was transferred to the Royal Free Hampstead NHS Trust on the 1st September 2008, following a review of rehabilitation services by Barnet PCT.
A multidisciplinary team (MDT) with specialist skills in the management of progressive and other neurological conditions.

> In-patient services for rehabilitation or condition management
> Out-patient or outreach assessment and recommendations service
> Respite for existing patients
> Day attendance for existing patients
> Community management team
> Case management; using a long term conditions register to plan reviews
> Outpatient service, including a range of specialist clinics

The service is for people with a long-term neurological condition who:

> Would benefit from rehabilitation to regain or maintain some independence
> Would benefit from interventions to manage their condition more effectively
> Live within Barnet, Brent, Hertfordshire, Enfield and Harrow or any other commissioning PCT

For further information please contact:
Fiona Kelly, Neurosciences Clinical Lead for Rehabilitation,'telephone number: 020 8951 2165

Email: fionakelly2@nhs.net

Services available

ABI Specialist National Regional Local
Acute Medical Care yes no no yes
Clinical psychology yes no no yes
Community support yes no no yes
Equipment yes no no yes
Family Support yes no no yes
Neurology no no no yes
Neuropsychiatry yes no no yes
Neuropsychology yes no no yes
Nursing yes no no yes
Occupational Therapy yes no no yes
Physiotherapy yes no no yes
Psychiatry no no no yes
Speech & Language Therapy yes no no yes
Training (for staff) no no no yes
Vocational Support yes no no 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:



Referrals can be made by

GP yes
Consultant yes
Healthcare Professional no
Self/Advocate/Family yes
Other professional eg Social Care/Case Manager yes

How are services paid for?

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

Typical duration that a service is offered

No Data

This Service was mapped by ABI London. See HERE for more information

Services available are defined by the following EHIG Rehabilitation Codes

For an explanation of the codings please click here

REHAB IN HOSPITAL

[Code 40]
Patient description
Needs in-patient care due to physical dependency, or the need for specialist therapy equipment, a safe environment, supervision, or intensity of therapy, in a unit with the expertise and experience in rehabilitation of a condition (Level 1)which cannot be provided in a local specialist centre or in the community (Level 2) which cannot be provided in the community.

Sites
Level 1: Regional specialized centre Level 2: Local specialist centre, Acute or community hospital

Description of rehabilitation input
Needs inpatient care due to physical dependency, or need for specialist therapy equipment, safe environment, supervision or intensity of therapy which cannot be provided in community

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.

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.

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.

TRANSPORT

[Code 130]
Patient description
Medically stable. Wanting to engage further with the community, alone or with others.

Sites
All sites

Description of rehabilitation input
Services that assist people with disabilities to travel in their local community or further afield.

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:

For an explanation of the NMDS, please click here

Level 2 (local specialist rehabilitation services): Treat patients with Category B needs (and some Category A needs) and is led/supported by a consultant trained and accredited in rehabilitation medicine

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