Heart Failure Specialist Nurse Team
There are two full-time and one part-time Heart Failure Specialist Nurses covering the community of Scarborough Whitby and Ryedale and providing in-reach support to Scarborough Hospital.
The role includes the assessment and management of patients suffering with heart failure caused by moderate/severe LVSD and confirmed by echocardiogram.
Services are provided at:
- Scarborough General Hospital
- Whitby Community Hospital
- Malton Community Hospital
- All GP surgeries in Scarborough Whitby and Ryedale .
- Out in the community
Referrals are accepted from Cardiologist, GP, District Nurse or Practice Nurse.
Once the referral is received we will telephone the patient to make the appointment.
The Nurse will visit you in your own home or at a community clinic at either Whitby or Malton Hospital. Occasionally patients are seen at their GP Practice.
The team are based at:
3 West Parade Road
For more information contact Angela Garton, Secretary on 01723 342144.
For more information about this service contact Angela Garton, Secretary on 01723 376589.