District nurses play a key role in supporting people in their homes, meeting a wide range of health care needs.
District Nurses assess, plan, implement and evaluate nursing care with patients, their family and carers.Patients include:
- patients discharged from hospital
- terminally ill patients
- chronic sick and disabled
- patient with diabetes, hypertension and incontinence carers
District Nurses work as part of a multidisiplinary team, which include GP's, Health Vistors, Homecarers, MacMillan Nurses, Specialist Nurses, CPN's etc.
For more information contactNHS Fife, Switchboard
Tel: 01592 643355
By Post: NHS Fife, Hayfield House Hayfield Road Kirkcaldy Fife KY2 5AH