Adult Cardiorespiratory Enhanced and Responsive Service (ACERs)

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The Adult Cardiorespiratory Enhanced and Responsive Service offers two main services: Respiratory and Heart failure

 

Respiratory

  • The service manages and treats exacerbations of respiratory conditions-we visit same day if called before 12noon.
  • It in reaches to patients that are admitted and follow them up on discharge.
  • It runs pulmonary rehabilitation—programme of exercise and education for people with long-term lung conditions at several venues.
  • ACERS have a case management service and see patients in clinics.
  • The team manage the provision of oxygen across City and Hackney ensuring that it is both safe and appropriate.
  • The team is able to provide education as requested.
  • Based mainly at Homerton University Hospital and St Leonards Hospital
  • 7 day service.
  • 6pm-9pm-phone advice only.

Phone number: 0208 510 5107

SOS phone on 24 hours 07920150074

Referrals by phone or email to: huh-tr.HomertonCOPD@nhs.net

 

Heart Failure

  • Cardiac rehabilitation—part of treatment for patients with coronary heart disease and helps patients to manage self-manage their condition.
  • The Heart failure team titrates, optimises and monitor medications.
  • The team follows up all heart failure patients following an admission within 5 working days.
  • They have clinics across city and hackney and also do home visits.
  • The team are able to provide education as requested.
  • Please note this is not a rapid response service.
  • 5 day service Mon-Fri 9-5pm.

 

 


Eligibility criteria

Inclusions

See the Homerton website for inclusion critera.


How to refer

Directly by telephone
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Referral methods: Email


Locations

ACERS Community Heart Failure Nurses