Main telephone number:
020 8401 3000

District Nursing

 

District nurses care for patients in their own homes.  There are a number of district nursing centres across Croydon but the Transforming Adult Community Service means that referrals for adult community services can go through a single point of referral

 

Services

Referral criteria

How to refer

Contact information and local centres

 


Services

 


Referral criteria

Inclusion:

  • 18 years or over
  • Patient must be registered with a Croydon GP (permanent / temporary)

And the patient must meet either one or both of the following criteria:

  • Patient’s care needs must be health related and require short term nursing intervention e.g. post operative care/wound management
  • Patient is housebound and has nursing needs 

Exclusion:

  •  Under 18 years
  • Where nursing care can not be given safely within the patients’ home environment or where the safety of the nurse or patient is compromised

 


How to refer

Referrals should be made through TACS (Transforming Adult Community Services).

 


Contact information

General enquiries: 020 8714 2543

Local centres:

Norbury Health Centre

2B Pollards Hill North

Norbury

SW16 4NL

Tel: 020 8714 2900

Fax: 020 8714 2901

 

Woodside Health Centre (Clusters 2 and 3)

3 Enmore Road

South Norwood

SE25 5NT

Tel: 020 8274 6900

Fax: 020 8662 0170



Waddon Clinic

1A Coldharbour Road

Waddon

Croydon

CR0 4DY

Tel: 020 8714 2830

Fax: 020 8686 3330

 

Purley Community Health Clinic

62 Whytecliffe Road North

Purley

CR8 2AR

Tel: 020 8714 2750

Fax: 020 8714 2797

 

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