Tissue viability nursing

We have a team of specialist nurses, providing advice on complex wound management.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Information about our service

Wound Medicine Centres are operating in a different way and will be carrying out home visits. We will be directly contacting patients or you can contact us, using the details below. 

Keep up-to-date with the latest information, read our page on Coronavirus.

Contact us

01795 562190
kcht.tissueviability@nhs.net

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

What we do

Our service is open to children and adults under the care of a Kent Community Health Foundation Trust health professional or commissioned.service.

We provide advice and support to 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?

We support all patients under the care of our trust.

In west Kent , referrals can also be made by a GP and nursing homes too.

An electronic referral can be made to the email address by your treating clinician.

Your comments

October 2018

A friendly service with a high level of care and expertise. For the first time in four years, I am in no pain.

October 2018

My weekly visit is always handled in a friendly and professional manner.