In Dorset’s main acute hospitals there is support available for carers if their cared-for person becomes an inpatient. Support offered can include:
- Carers passport scheme
- Liaison with ward staff
- Listening and understanding carer concerns
Has the person you care for been admitted to Bournemouth or Christchurch or Poole Hospital? Would you like some help and support?
Please call 0300 019 8714 or email [email protected]
For more information on support available – https://www.uhd.nhs.uk/about-us/patient-experience/poole/carers-support-service
Has the person you are for been admitted to Dorset County Hospital? Would you like some help and support?
Please call the Patient Experience Team on 0800 7838058 or email [email protected]
Fore more information – https://www.dchft.nhs.uk/patients-and-visitors/patients-with-additional-needs/carer-information