District Nurses

The district nursing team provides skilled evidence based nursing care to predominantly housebound patients. The district nurse is able to undertake a complex assessment of health needs as follows:

  • Palliative care
  • Wound management
  • Post-operative follow up
  • Appropriate drug administration
  • Bowel and catheter management
  • Continence assessment
  • Teaching self care procedures
  • Educating and assisting patients and carers to promote optimum health
  • Life threatening disease management
  • Preventing health complications associated with mobility, disability and existing illness

The district nurses are based at Charlotte Keel Health Centre, Seymour Road, Easton, Bristol. To contact them please call 0117 9027137.