Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Jane Corrie-Smith leads the practice Dementia Care. Jane will undertake annual reviews on all patients whom have Dementia. This usually consists of a double appointment at the surgery.
Patients with Dementia are entitled to claim attendance allowance and a reduction in their council tax bill. Carers together can help patients with any paperwork to claim and are available on 01642 488977.
Below are rates of residential care from the council and information regarding preferred providers.
Preferred provider List
Redcar Council Residential Rates
If you have any questions or concerns about dementia, you can speak to one of Dementia UK’s nurses on the free Admiral Nurse Dementia Helpline. Call 0800 888 6678 or email email@example.com The Helpline is open Monday-Friday 9am-9pm and Saturday and Sunday 9am-5pm.