What does this service do?
This service provides specialist assessment and conservative management of bladder and bowel dysfunction within West Sussex.
The service has three main functions:
To promote continence.
To provide education/specialist advice on bladder and bowel dysfunction to other health care professionals and carers.
- To provide a quality and effective pad delivery service.
Who is this service for?
This service is for anyone registered with a GP in West Sussex who requires assessment or management of bladder or bowel dysfunction. Children under the age of 4 are not eligible for this service.
Where are patients seen?
Patients are seen in the most appropriate setting for their needs. This may be in their home, a care home, or a clinic.
How can I access this service?
Referrals are accepted direct from users, carers and professional staff and may be made verbally or in writing.
To make a referral, please contact your Community Health Action Point (CHAP) on 0845 092 0414.