Tissue viability service

The tissue viability service provides specialist advice, treatment and therapy in the management of patients with compromised skin condition and wounds requiring specialist advice. The service runs educational training packages to health care professionals and staff within care homes along with weekly specialist nurse-led clinics for chronic wound and leg ulcers.

Why would someone choose the service

  • The tissue viability service provides specialist enhanced knowledge and skills in the field of wound management, ensuring  best evidence-based practice. This means that the patient’s condition is treated effectively reducing the need for need for hospital admission and prolonged treatment

Staff you may meet

  • Nurse
  • Specialist advisor
  • Support worker

Page last updated on May 5th, 2017

Service delivered in: Barnsley