We provide geriatrician expertise to community based multidisciplinary teams which aim to maintain highly complex frail patients in their own homes and avoid unnecessary hospital admissions.
The Camden community hub reviews complex patients at risk of frequent admissions via a weekly, community based MDT meeting at Stephenson House.
The Barnet community hub reviews complex patients at risk of frequent admissions via a weekly community based MDT meeting at Edgware Community Hospital.
Edgware day hospital provides a specialist service for patients with Parkinson’s disease.
Care home outreach service (Camden)
This service aims to provide specialist input to support GPs, care homes and community teams to care for frail, complex older people in care homes in Camden.
Community hospital based in-patient rehabilitation
Patients requiring rehabilitation are transferred to rehabilitation units at Chase Farm Hospital, Edgware Community Hospital, Finchley Memorial Hospital, Potters Bar Hospital or St Pancras Hospital.
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