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Contact details
Manor Clinic
18 Ridgeway Road
Sheffield
S12 2ST

Tel 0114 3054399 (direct number)

Service lead
Pat Whitaker
Locality Service manager
pat.whitaker@nhs.net
Telephone 0114 3054266

Location/s for Service Delivery
In homes or place of choice i.e. GP surgery

Operating Hours
08.00 – 18.00 Monday to Friday excluding Bank Holidays

Patients with left ventricular systolic dysfunction (LVSD) are referred to the Specialist Heart Failure Nursing Service (SHFS) when discharged from Sheffield Teaching Hospital.

Referrals are also received from GPs for patients who have symptomatic heart failure and are at risk of a hospital admission.

Referral Criteria Specialist service
LVSD
STHFT Admission/discharge for LVSD

Primary Care service
At risk of hospital admission for worsening heart failure (without a recent admission for Left ventricular systolic dysfunction (LVSD)
Meets case management criteria (levels2 or 3)

Referral process
STHFT wards refer to SHFS in secondary care via the SHFS office (designated phone and fax), onward referral to community team via SPA

Specialist nurses assess patients against criteria and prioritise according to urgency.

GP’s refer through the Single Point of Access (SPA).


 

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