The Discharge Planning Team work for the District Nursing Service and Complex Nursing for Central Lancashire. All team members hold the Specialist Practitioner Qualification in District Nursing.
The District Nursing Service is available in Blackburn with Darwen, East Lancashire and Central Lancashire.
The aim of the Out of Hours (OOHs) Community Nursing Service is to provide an easily accessible responsive service, which meets the identified nursing needs of individuals and their carers either within their own environment or at the Primary Care Unit.
Our service works with children and young people aged 0-19 years and their families or carers. We sometimes work with families before the birth of a new baby.
The special needs school nursing service exists to provide skilled evidence based care to all special needs children and their families in the special school settings, providing support for the parents, carers and school staff in meeting the health needs of children with complex needs