Tissue Viability

The Tissue Viability Service provides specialist wound management advice React to Red to residents living in and registered with a Coventry GP.

We can support you in wound management to assist you in providing high quality clinical and cost effective care. 

The Tissue Viability team offers:

  • Clinical wounds assessment
  • Home visits
  • Wound clinics
  • Training and education
  • Advice on wound management


We also provide specialist advice on:

  • All types of wounds
  • Surgical wounds
  • Pressure relieving equipment
  • VAC therapy
  • Wound management products
  • Maggot treatment
  • Leg ulcer management  
  • Bespoke training and education
  • Prevention and management of pressure ulcers
  • Care home support
  • Chronic wounds
  • Supporting patients with chronic wounds


Referrals

All patients are referred to us by an accredited referrer such as an allied health professional, hospital consultant or GP. Patients and their carers can also refer themselves. Please contact the service if you would like further advice and information on referrals.

To make a referral, please complete the form below and send to the Central Booking Service (please fax to: 024 7696 1560) or email:

tissue.viability@covwarkpt.nhs.uk

Tissue Viability and Continence Referral Form.docx [docx] 31KB


Training

Tissue Viability and Continence Training Dates - Aug to Dec 2018 .pdf [pdf] 369KB


Patient Stories

Click here to read feedback from patients of the Tissue Viability Service.  


Contact Us

Tissue Viability Service
Longford Primary Care Centre
Longford Road
Coventry
CV6 6DR
Telephone: 024 7664 6717
Fax: 024 7664 6718
E-mail: tissue.viability@covwarkpt.nhs.uk

Monday to Friday
8.30am - 4.30pm 

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