re-ablement

re-ablement

The active process of regaining skills, confidence and independence after a traumatic or ischaemic injury.
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One of the things that shone from the day was how our model of care in Keir Hardie University Health Park in Merthyr Tydfil is working to integrate health and social care and how occupational therapists, re-ablement services, district nurses, midwives and the many other staff and community services all interact with each other.
Sheffield City Council is seeking a provider to deliver a housing related re-ablement support service to 75 adults with a mental health issues in their own homes across the City.
The service is also supported by re-ablement teams from the Middlesbrough and Redcar & Cleveland local authorities, psychology, community nursing services and the Stroke Association.
The early supported discharge service, which was launched in November 2014 provides six weeks of rehabilitation, linked into community resources such as re-ablement, outpatient services and support from the Stroke Association.
Whitehead PJ, Drummond AE, Walker MF, Parry RH, McGeorge ID, Latif Z (2014) Occupational Therapy in HomEcare Re-ablement Services (OTHERS): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial.
The investments will also promote and maximise independent living opportunities, including increased provision of timely home adaptations in response to referrals from health and care services, as well as support recovery and recuperation by increasing provision of re-ablement services.
I wish to express my sincere gratitude to North Tyneside Council and in particular The Re-ablement Support Team and the Adult Care Services.
I work for the re-ablement team, which is a 365-day-a-year service working 6am-11pm.
Graham Hodkinson, Wirral's director of adult social care, said: "Domiciliary (home) care and re-ablement services are currently out to tender, and we are highly optimistic that not only will this result in greater quality and more choice for people who use our services, but a greater focus on the principles of the Ethical Care Charter, including a move away from zero hours contracts.
The Labour group will also be calling for the Wirral Home Assessment Re-ablement Team (Hart) service to be retained in-house by the council, over concerns that this will lead to higher costs for the authority in the longer ter m.
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In a report being recommended to councillors, acting social services director Nora Fisher (above) said: ``The purpose of the re-ablement package is to enable the person to look after themselves as well as they did before their illness or accident.