Coronavirus (COVID-19): Information about our service
The service is operating an essential telephone consultation and visit service for prioritised patients.
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Speak to one of the teams close to you:
0300 7900 272
0300 123 1412
Dartford, Gravesham and Swanley
0300 123 4449
Dover and Deal
Maidstone and Weald, Sevenoaks, Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells
0300 123 3027
Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm.
Who we are
We are a community-based team consisting of specialist heart failure nurses, a heart failure nurse and administrative staff.
What we do
We work to improve the holistic care of patients with heart failure, supporting primary care in effectively managing patients diagnosed with heart failure, to reduce hospital admissions and to improve access to palliative and end of life care when necessary. The heart failure specialist nurse works with community matrons, case managers, district nurses, specialist nurses, consultants and GPs; providing clinical advice and support in the community, as well as running clinics at Livingstone Hospital and carrying out home visits.
How do you use this service?
You need to be referred by a GP or healthcare professional to use this service.