Stoma Care Team
About the team
The Stoma Care Team are practitioners who assess, plan, implement and evaluate care for patients with colorectal, gastroenterological or urological disease resulting in the formation of a stoma and its treatments. The team also offer patients expert help in making informed decisions by listening actively, giving information, explaining and answering questions. The team has the responsibility to equip patients with the skills and confidence to cope with their newly formed stoma and use their expertise to prevent or solve many of the problems which stoma clients can experience.
How to access the service
Referrals are made by patients, carers, relatives, GPs, Colorectal surgeons, Nurses and Stoma care nurses in secondary care.
Care is provided in the Community and the following locations:
Southport and Formby District General Hospital - Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Formby Clinic - 2.00 - 3.00pm every first Tuesday of the month
Southport and Health Well Being Clinic - every Thursday 2.00 - 4.00pm
44-46 Hoghton Street
The team are based at:
Poulton Rd Clinic
90 Poulton Road,
Tel: 01704 383207