Integrated Response Team

Support for care homes in North West Sussex

The team provides advice, training and information for care homes that provide care to older people and people with learning disabilities. The aim is to support care homes to deliver high standards of care. There is close liaison with GP’s, WSCC Social Services, South East Coast Ambulance Service, community nurses and community based services.

We work with care homes within Crawley, Horsham, East Grinstead, Haywards Heath and Burgess Hill. The team consists of nurses, a dementia nurse specialist a dietitian and administrator. We work closely with WSCC contracts, safeguarding and quality teams within the Clinical Commissioning Groups.

Coverage

Burgess Hill, Crawley, East Grinstead, Haywards Heath, Horsham

How To Access

Access is through contacting the team directly. This can be done through: social services, care homes or by any healthcare professional who has concerns about care home residents’ welfare e.g. number of ambulance call outs or levels of requested interventions.

Contact Details

Integrated Response Team
4th Floor, Red Wing
Crawley Hospital
West Green Drive
Crawley
RH11 7DH
Tel: 01293 600300 ext. 3094
Email: SC-TR.CareHomes-North@nhs.net
Messages and emails are dealt with during working hours

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm excluding Bank Holidays

How to find us

We are located on 4th floor, Red Wing, Crawley Hospital

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