The Community Heart Failure Team has 5 heart failure nurses, and operates across Liverpool. This is a specialist Heart Failure service meant for patients with a diagnosis of heart failure.
The Community Heart Failure Team comprises of 5 heart failure nurses, and operates city wide. This is a specialist Heart Failure service geared towards the management of patients with a diagnosis of heart failure.
The aim of the team is to manage patients with a clinical diagnosis of heart failure, in order to optimise anti-heart failure therapies, improve quality of life, and reduce unnecessary admissions to hospital.
Patients can be reviewed in community heart failure clinics, and also at home if patients are housebound, or have deterioration in symptoms.
The Heart Failure Team will also provide education and supportive management to clinicians.
Patients must be registered with a GP Practice in Liverpool CCG.
The York Centre
Smithdown Health Park
Tel: 0151 296 7529
Fax: 0151 296 7528
All referrals are received by fax (0151 296 7528) with confirmed diagnosis of LVSD accompanied by corresponding ECHO report. Download the community heart failure referral form here...
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