Tissue viability nursing

We are a team of tissue viability nursing specialists.

Faversham Cottage Hospital

01795 562190

Stone Street, Faversham, Kent ME13 8PS

kcht.tissueviability@nhs.net

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

What we do

We deal with wound prevention, management, assessment and health promotion. Our service is open to children and adults under the care of a health professional. We provide advice and support to nursing and healthcare professionals to develop and improve their own practice, aiming to raise the quality and standards of care in tissue viability.

How do you use this service?

You need to be referred by a GP or healthcare professional to use this service.

Watch Ralph’s story

Ralph, who lived with MS, talks about how good care from community nurses in Kent helped prevent and treat his pressure ulcers.

Since filming, Ralph has sadly died. We would like to thank his wife, Karen, for allowing us to share this moving film.

 

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