Organisation or Service
Description of activity
Services to children with complex health needs; which include assessments for nhs funded continuing care provision. The service is provided by trained children nurses week day only. The support care team can provided a service to NHS funded care packages day & night time. Provision of special schools nursing service to the 4 special school in the London Borough of Barnet. Lead professional / key worker role for children with complex / special health needs. One of the main aims of the service is early intervention and prevention of repeated admissions to hospital, but being a nurse lead service there is a limitation on what support can be provided due to being a week day based service and not having on going community medical support; which means if problems a raised that cannot be managed by the child GP; then there is a heavy reliance on children hospital based services.