The Community Heart Failure Nurse supports patients to self-manage their condition, ensuring that patients receive evidence-based treatments in line with national heart failure guidelines.
The aim of the service is to offer advice and education to help patients better understand their condition, not only to improve the patients’ health and quality of life but also enable them to identify when their condition is changing.
Adults with a diagnosis of Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction.
Clinics are held in various locations across Trafford and home visits are offered to patients that are housebound.
Your GP or Hospital Cardiology team can refer you to this service, please contact them to request a referral if you need some help and support with your condition.
Please note this is not an urgent service:
Out of hours: Please contact your GP
For emergencies: In the event of an emergency call 999. Where medical attention is needed but it’s not an emergency please call 111.
Supports patients to self-manage their condition, ensuring that patients receive evidence-based treatments.
How to refer
Referrals via Trafford Single Point of Access (SPOA)
- Tel: 0300 323 0303
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Mail referrals via SPOA, Meadway Health Centre, Sale M33 4PS
General enquiries about referrals can be made to the team from professionals via 0161 413 7772.
Information last reviewed: August 2022