The unit has 14 intermediate care beds and six level 2B neuro-rehabilitation beds.
The intermediate care beds are nurse-led, offering care for adults with rehabilitation and/or nursing needs (for example to regain mobility after a fracture or an operation). Care is supported by therapists, GPs and consultants in elderly care.
The level 2B neuro-rehabilitation beds are part of the South East London Neuro Rehabilitation Service. They are consultant-led and offer specialist intensive rehabilitation for 6-12 weeks for people with a new onset or episode of a neurological injury or condition.
How to refer to our intermediate care beds
Please email completed referral form to: email@example.com.
To check if the referral has been received please contact the customer services team on 020 3049 4004.
To discuss a referral please contact 020 3049 6538.
Referral criteria for our intermediate care beds
- be 18 years and over
- need short-term care with a higher level of dependency than can be supported in a home environment.
Patients can be admitted from hospital or community following assessment by their GP or the community nursing team.
Patients could be admitted to regain mobility after a fracture or an operation.
How to refer to our level 2B neuro-rehabilitation beds
A completed referral form should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
To check if the referral has been received please email the same address or phone 01689 866284/5.
Once the referral has been received, a member or the South East London Neuro Rehabilitation Service (either a consultant, senior therapist or neuro navigator) will contact the referrer to arrange a face-to-face assessment of the patient. A decision will then be made as to whether the patient will be accepted and they will be added to the waiting list.
Referral criteria for our level 2B neuro-rehabilitation beds
- be 16 years and over
- have new or new episode of neurological injury or illness, who require specialist intensive multi-disciplinary neuro-rehabilitation in an inpatient setting
- have rehabilitation goals to work towards
- be able to participate in a minimum of three 45 minute therapy sessions daily.
For full details of the service criteria please contact us via email or telephone.