Early supported discharge

The Community Neurotherapy Team provides specialist, multidisciplinary rehabilitation and care in the community for people with neurological conditions. This includes access to an early supported discharge pathway for stroke patients.

Overview of the service

The service aims to be an integrated dynamic team working together to always provide a patient focused service. This means that the whole team needs to be working in a streamlined, co-ordinated and time efficient way, with good patient outcomes and positive patient experience.

Who can access this service?

This service is available to patients who are:

  • Over 18 years of age
  • Registered with a Sutton GP
  • Predominantly housebound with outpatient clinics for physiotherapy.

This service is not available for patients whose primary problem is not related to or impacted on by their neurological diagnosis.

Team members who may be involved in patient care are:

  • Physiotherapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Speech and Language Therapists.

Is patient self-referral available?

No, to access this service patients need to be referred by their care team.

Is transport provided?

No, patients will need to provide their own transport.

Are home visits available?

Yes, home visits are available for patients. Please contact the team on the details before for more information.