Before you leave the unit, a member of the nursing team will discharge you and ensure you have:
- Individual advice and information about how to care for yourself after your treatment. Including any new medication.
- Contact telephone numbers in case you require any further advice or information after your discharge.
The Intermediate Care Team (or ICT) are here to help your transition from acute hospital care back to your own home. A longer stay in hospital may not medically appropriate and the team may suggest alternatives such as care at home or in the community. Their purpose is to make sure you remain independent to live your life and reduced the chance of readmission to hospital.
There are a number of ways that you can give your opinion about the care provided by the Trust. Whether you are a patient, visitor, or member of the public, all views are important to us ... read more
Do contact a member of staff if you are upset about your care or that of a relative / friend. You can also talk to our Patient Experience Team.
If you would like to make a complaint, you can find details by clicking here.