Tissue Viability/Leg Ulcer Service

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Who is the service for?   

Treatment of complex, acute and chronic wounds, leg ulcers, vascular assessment and maggot therapy. All appropriate referrals accepted.

What does the service provide?

Assessment, diagnosis and  treatment of complex, active and chronic wounds, offering

consultancy for healthcare professionals and domicillary and clinic based appointments.

Object is to enhance healing where possible.

Who will patients meet while under your department/service’s care?

The patients will meet their named nurse who will care from them throughout their treatment who have the skills and competencies to manage their condition.

When is the service available?

Monday to Friday 08:30 to 16:30 excluding bank holidays

Where is the service provided?

Tissue Viability Nurse:
Newton Heath Health Centre
2 Old Church Street
Newton Heath
M40 2JF

Leg Ulcer Clinics:

Monday and Wednesday
Newton Heath Health Centre
2 Old Church Street
Newton Heath
Manchester
M40 2JF

Tuesday and Thursday
Harpurhey Health Centre
Church Lane, Harpurhey
Manchester  M9 4BE

Friday
Cornerstones Centre
2 Graham Street
Beswick
Manchester
M11 3AA

Drop in Wound Clinic (Homeless and hard to reach population)
Monday, Wednesday and Friday 13:00 – 17:00
Ancoats Urban Village
Old Mill Street
Ancoats
Manchester
M4 6EE

Department contact details

Clair Priestly – 0161 861 2441 Administration contact details – 0161 861 2441 Service fax: 0161 205 5860

clair.priestley@pat.nhs.uk

Practical Information

Information will be given prior to your appointment regarding what to bring/provide.

Key Staff/Consultants

Clair Priestley

Tissue Viability Nurse Lead