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J Blackwell Assessment & Rehabilitation Services Ltd

Location and Contact details

20 Trowbridge Close
DE21 2NE

Telephone: 7827995279


Type of organisation

  • Private Company Service

Descripton of organisation

  • Community Based Service

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miles (approximate road distance)

Entry last updated

Nov 19, 2012

Further Details

Specialist Occupational Therapist with extensive experience working with Adults in the NHS, Community, Educational and Private sector.
Main aim of intervention is to maximise an adults independence and quality of life in all aspects of daily living.
Expertise with client's who have: Traumatic Brain Injury, Neurological Conditions: Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson's Disease & Spinal Injuries, Stroke, Physical Disabilities and Traumatic Injuries - Orthopaedic Trauma, Amputation of upper and Lower limbs.
Services - Assessment for: Assistive Equipment, Minor & Major Home Adaptations, Carers Assessment and Support Plans, Risk Assessments, Falls Prevention, Assessment & Skill development in the home and Leisure pursuits.
Provide a holistic assessment, individual treatment planning & delivery of OT service. Client centred intervention based on goals identified by clients & their significant others. Interventions are evidenced based & reviewed regularly.

Services available

ABI Specialist National Regional Local
Advice yes no yes yes
Equipment yes no yes yes
Leisure Activities yes no yes yes
Neurology yes no yes yes
Occupational Therapy 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
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:

Health Professions Council (HPC)
British Association of Occupational Therapists
College of Occupational Therapists Specialist Section Independent Practitioners
Brain Injury Group

Referrals can be made by

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

- Solicitors
Insurance Companies
Charitable / Voluntary Trusts
Educational Sector

How are services paid for?

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

yes Privately funded (anyone can purchase)
yes Charitably funded (no payment required)

Typical duration that a service is offered

The duration of Therapy input depends on the individual needs of a client. There is no set timescale. A report will be written up following an Initial Assessment with a client with recommendations for further input and a goal plan. Costs for therapy input are included in the report and will need to be agreed by the instructing party.

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Services available are defined by the following EHIG Rehabilitation Codes

For an explanation of the codings please click here


[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

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.


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

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.


[Code 105]
Patient description
Medically stable. Unable currently to live in the community.

Residential Nursing Home

Description of rehabilitation input
Provide comfortable and stimulating environment, with encouragement to pursue recreational activities and personal interests. Would include daily activity programme and outside visits. Rehabilitation facilities could possibly include cognitive and behavioural support. Experienced nursing and care staff available 24 hours a day. Support with diet & feeding where necessary. Family members involved and consulted.


[Code 135]
Patient description

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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