"Very positive experience with physio and occupational therapist"

About: Newcastle Hospitals Community Health / Care at home reablement service

(as a service user),

After a fall at home the district nurse made a referral to simple point of access team.

A physio and occupational therapist came within days and a few days later equipment arrived- delta walker, kitchen trolley, raised toilet seats and handrails. They are really useful and have improved my mobility and are keeping me safe.

It has been a positive experience and Dorinda and Louise (physio and O. T) have been really helpful and friendly.

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Response from Caroline McGarry, Involvement and Equalities Officer, The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Thank you for taking the time to post your comments on Patient Opinion. Your feedback has been passed onto the team involved who will be greatly encouraged by your positive remarks.

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