We provide high quality healthcare services primarily to the residents of East Lancashire and Blackburn with Darwen, which have a combined population in the region of 530,000.
The Tissue Viability Nurses and Dietitians are experienced in preventing and healing wounds.
The service is provided within community clinics, patient homes, schools, care homes, acute and community hospitals or any other setting.
Telephone: 01254 736271 – Community Team
Telephone: 01254 732349 – Hospital Team
The service operates Monday – Friday 8.30am – 5pm (excluding Bank Holidays).
Our team of nurses and dietitians are experienced in preventing and healing wounds. We may use dressings, treatments, equipment or advice on dietary needs to prevent and manage wounds.
There are leaflets available on pressure ulcer prevention, topical negative pressure, maggot therapy and general service information. Please ask your nurse or contact the Tissue Viability Service for a copy.