Hillingdon Parkinson's Nursing Service

Address:
Laurel Lodge, Harlington Road
Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 3HD
United Kingdom

Telephone:
01895 488423

Hillingdon Parkinson's Nursing Service supports people with Parkinson's disease and parkinsonian symptoms by providing information, medication management guidance, and care coordination.
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The service is led by the Parkinson's nurse specialist (Hayley Cole) working alongside a neurologist, general practitioners (GPs), and other healthcare professionals. It aims to help individuals with Parkinson's disease, their families and carers to maintain a good quality of life.

The Parkinson's nurse specialist offers:

  • Advice and information about the medicines and treatments used
  • A holistic nursing assessment with individualised care plans
  • Education about the Parkinson's disease process, and how people can self-manage
  • Referrals or recommendations to other services and agencies that can provide support
  • A monthly support group and weekly exercise group
  • A 10-week programme for exercise and education

Eligibility criteria (who is the service for?)

This service is for people who are registered with a GP located within the London Borough of Hillingdon.

How can someone be referred?

The service accepts referrals from GPs and healthcare professionals via the Contact Centre. It also accepts self-referrals.
Download Hillingdon Community Adult Rehabilitation referral form (opens DOCM)

Can I use NHS e-Referral (formerly Choose and Book) to arrange my first outpatient appointment?

NHS e-Referral is not applicable to this service.

Service times

The service is available from 09:00-17:00, Monday to Friday, excluding bank holidays.

Patients will be offered a clinic appointment unless the following circumstances apply:

  • they have a difficulty attending clinic
  • there is a special need to be visited in the home environment during a crisis or due to disability

For more information please contact Community Adult Rehabilitation Service on 01895 488701 or 01895 485059.

Out of hours

If you are unwell and the Parkinson's nurse specialist is not available you should contact your GP, NHS 111 (simply dial 111 to speak to an operator who will be able to help you), or the Parkinson's UK helpline on 0808 800 0303.

Transport information

Bus: U4, U7
Tube: Uxbridge (Metropolitan and Piccadilly lines)
Rail: West Drayton or Hayes and Harlington
Parking:  Limited parking on site including disabled bays. Alternative parking is available at roadside outside the clinic.

Local information

Parkinson's UK has Information Support Workers in Hillingdon who work closely with the Parkinson’s nurse. Their role is to provide up-to-date information on Parkinson's, links to other services within the area and support with benefits and the application process. They also provide emotional support to the person with Parkinson’s, their families and carers. Their contact details are as follows:

North Hillingdon: Pauline Gough, telephone 0844 255 3745
South Hillingdon: Kathy Broomfield, telephone 0844 225 3770
Parkinson's UK Hillingdon Branch

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