The Adult Continuing Healthcare Team (ACHT) provide support and specialist clinical advice to registered nursing care homes in Lambeth and Southwark. The team work across sectors, acting as a bridge between private care homes and other services.
Our work includes:
- undertaking continuing health care and funded nursing care assessments and reviews
- case management of NHS continuing health care clients in the community and development of support plans and supporting carers
- clinical review of complex clients in conjunction with consultant physicians
- partnership working with Social Services around safeguarding, and GP enhanced service (Southwark and Lambeth).