Our district nurses work seven days a week, 365 days a year and are accessible 24 hours a day providing care to vulnerable and housebound people within their own home or home environment. Each GP practice has an identified District Nursing team.
Our nurses, as part of wider service improvements, now document patient records electronically. This change in practice will assist to contribute towards safer, more effective high quality integrated care through facilitating timely communication between professionals providing your care.
The Liverpool and Sefton district nurses:
Referral to the service can be made through your GP. Patients need to have clear needs for skilled nursing intervention.