We are a team of Tissue Viability Specialist Nurses working across West Sussex, Brighton & Hove and High Weald, Lewes and Havens (HWLH).
Our service provides advanced specialist advice and support to patients, carers, health care staff and allied health professionals who are caring for adults with complex wound management needs and those at risk of developing wounds such as pressure damage and leg ulcers. This service is provided to patients in their own homes, community hospitals, general practice surgeries and other clinic settings.
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We support the organisation with developing and maintaining pressure damage, leg ulceration and wound prevention and treatment strategies in accordance with local and national policy.
We deliver an extensive education programme in wound management, management of leg ulceration and pressure area care for nursing and allied health staff and support the local CCG's in the provision of education to primary care.
The Tissue Viability Service in Brighton & Hove, provide leg ulcer clinics for the treatment of venous leg ulcers.
Leg ulcer clinics are also available in the North West Sussex (Horsham, Mid Sussex and Crawley).