Heart Failure Specialist Nurse Service

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The Community Heart Failure Nurse supports patients to self-manage their condition, ensuring that patients receive evidence-based treatments in line with national heart failure guidelines.

The aim of the service is to offer advice and education to help patients better understand their condition, not only to improve the patients’ health and quality of life but also enable them to identify when their condition is changing.

Clinics are held in various locations across Trafford and home visits are offered to patients that are housebound.

Who is this service for? 

Adults with a diagnosis of Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction

How to access this service:

Your GP or Hospital cardiology team can refer you to this service, please contact them to request a referral if you need some help and support with your condition.

Referrals need to be made using the service referral form and emailed to tspoa1@nhs.net

Contact number for the service is 0300 323 0303 option 3.

Please note this is not an urgent service:

Out of hours: Please contact your GP

For emergencies: In the event of an emergency call 999. Where medical attention is needed but it’s not an emergency please call 111.