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Wolverhampton Community Neurological Rehabilitation Team




Location and Contact details


West Park Rehabilitation Hospital
Park Road West
Wolverhampton
West Midlands
WV1 4PW

Telephone: 01902 444723

http://www.royalwolverhamptonhospitals.nhs.uk

Type of organisation

  • NHS Service

Descripton of organisation

  • Out patient
  • Community Based Service

miles (straight line)
miles (approximate road distance)

Entry last updated

Nov 2, 2012

Further Details


The service provides multi-disciplinary, multi-agency rehabilitation for people in the community who have long term neurological conditions.

The team provide training and education to clients and carers to support self management in the community. They also give advice and support to clients and anyone involved in the care of people with a long term neurological condition.

Services available

ABI Specialist National Regional Local
Advice yes no no yes
Clinical psychology yes no no yes
Equipment yes no no yes
Family Support yes no no yes
Information yes no no yes
Neuropsychology yes no no yes
Occupational Therapy yes no no yes
Physiotherapy yes no no yes
Psychology yes no no yes
Rehabilitation Consultant yes no no yes
Speech & Language Therapy yes no no yes
Training (for clients/patients) yes no no yes
Training (for families/carers) yes no no yes
Training (for staff) 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:

NHS Service

Referrals can be made by

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

- How to access this service
Clients with a long term neurological condition who are registered with a Wolverhampton City PCT GP or who live in Wolverhampton are able to access the service. Initial referral into the service is via a health or social care professional. Once registered with the service, clients are able to self refer.

How are services paid for?

yes Publicly funded - individually commissioned
Regularly Sometimes Never
NHS yesnono
Social Care Services nonoyes
Jointly funded by NHS & Social Care Services nonoyes

Typical duration that a service is offered

No Data

This Service was mapped by West Midlands ABI Forum. 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 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.

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

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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