Kết quả xổ số Quảng NamWe offer a specialist service which caters for the medical needs of frail older people.

Kết quả xổ số Quảng NamWe have particular expertise in managing the older adult with a frailty syndrome and multimorbidity. We work closely with a large team of therapists and older adult nurse specialists to deliver holistic, multidisciplinary care with the aim of improving a frail older person’s medical, functional and psychosocial outcomes.

Patient contact

Other contact information

Assistant General Manager - Jen English
Email: Jen.english@nhs.net

Address

Medicine for the elderly
University College Hospital
4th Floor East Wing
250 Euston Road
Kết quả xổ số Quảng Nam London, NW1 2PG

Other referral information

UCLH service name  Choose and book specialty Clinic type
Care of the Elderly  Geriatric Medicine Not Otherwise specified

 

Rapid access and one-stop clinics

For older patients referred by their general practitioner requiring urgent medical assessment including those with falls and complex needs.

Opening hours: 
Monday - 9.30am - 12pm (weekly)
Tuesday - 12.30pm - 4pm (weekly)
Friday - 12.30pm - 4pm (weekly)

Making a referralKết quả xổ số Quảng Nam: Please email a referral letter, indicating that an appointment for the Medicine for the Elderly Rapid Access Clinic is required and the timescale the appointment is required within.

Contact Pathway Co-ordinator via
UCLH.medicinefortheelderly@nhs.net  
Telephone: 020 3447 9910

Access to patient results
We write with results as they are available. This includes suggestions for management or further action as a consequence of the findings.  Our Administration team will answer GP queries and liaise with the consultant staff to ensure a speedy response.
 

Referral address

UCH Referrals Centre 
University College London Hospitals 
Ground Floor North 
250 Euston Road 
London NW1 2PG

  • Acute Geriatric service: Geriatrician on AAU 7 days a week working with a multidisciplinary team to deliver early comprehensive geriatrics assessments in the acutely unwell frail elderly.
  • Inpatient services: Patients that need a prolonged period of specialist inpatient care are transferred from the Acute Admissions Unit to T7 or T10 ward.
  • Orthogeriatrics: We provide a consultant led liaison service which aims to improve outcomes in frail older patients with hip or other osteoporotic fractures.
  • General Surgical Liaison services: Consultant led liaison service to frail elderly patients under the GI surgeons.
  • Outpatients: We have three weekly general elderly medicine outpatient clinics per week.
  • Community Geriatric Service: We are increasingly working closely with our GP colleagues in Camden and Islington to deliver a better quality of care to the frail elderly in our local community. Geriatricians from UCLH provide input into community MDTs in both boroughs and are providing an in reach service into nursing homes in South Islington.
  • OAAT: The Older Adults Assessment Team is a team of clinical nurse specialists who support all patients with dementia at UCLH. Their role also involves carer support and staff training/support.
     

We treat the following conditions in older people:

•    Frailty

Kết quả xổ số Quảng Nam•    Dementia/delirium

•    Falls/poor mobility

•    Incontinence

•    Movement disorders

•    Multimorbidity including organ failures

Kết quả xổ số Quảng Nam•    Polypharmacy

Approximately 2,000 inpatient episodes per year, covering acutely unwell people with multiple conditions.

All clinics have a minimal waiting time.