There are several community services in the building and these are listed below:
- District Nurses
- Health Visitors (Based at Longsight Health Centre 0161 225 9274)
- Physiotherapy Clinic
- Orthoptist (eye testing)
- Midwife Clinic
- CAB (Citizens Advice Bureau)
- Speech & Language Therapy Clinic
Some of the above can be accessed directly by the patient through an appointment system at the community service desk in reception (0161 274 1550). You can speak to your doctor about the service or pick up a leaflet at reception.
Expert Patients Programme (EPP)
- Are you living with a chronic health condition/s?
- Do you need motivation in managing your symptoms?
Expert Patients is part of the NHS Strategy Support Management of Long Term Health Conditions (http://www.uhsm.nhs.uk/community/Pages/EPP.aspx ).
This is a 6 week course designed to help you take more control of your health and learn new skills to help you deal with your symptoms and manage the problems, concerns and emotions. Courses are running across Manchester. For more information, contact the Referral Team on 0161 219 9424 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org. The postal address is:
Expert Patients Programme
Newton Silk Mill