What is it?
A six-month multi-agency (health, social and voluntary care) pilot to reduce avoidable emergency admissions by supporting adults experiencing a "crisis" situation to remain in their own homes and/or enable rapid discharge from A&E to prevent an admission.
How do I make a referral? Via the Care Co-ordination centre - tel. 0300 123 2425
If a person is medically stable but requires nursing or functional assessment for a health crisis, administration of IV antibiotics, sub-cut infusions, anti-coag management including administration of oral vitamin K, monitoring of unstable INR, first catheterisations following medical assessment, co-ordination of integrated packages of care and referral to specialist.