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Emergency Care Practitioners - South Gloucestershire

Checked: 06-09-2017 by christopher.moloney Next Review: 13-06-2018

Service Overview

Emergency Care Practitioners (ECPs) are registered practitioners who have had extended training to use a medical model to undertake urgent care home visits at the request of GPs as part of the adult community services multidisciplinary team. They undertake physical assessments and look to either set up a treatment plan, with or without a support package, give self-care advice or if necessary admit to secondary care for acute care

Referral Guidance

Patients can be referred by a GP or other health care professional, such as a District Nurse within the South Gloucestershire area.

Contact us:

Downend Clinic (locality office) Buckingham Gardens, Downend, Bristol, BS16 5TW

Opening hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 6pm

0117 330 2506

Yate Locality Office:

21 West Walk Yate, Bristol, BS37 4AX

Opening hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 6pm

01454 315 355