What is this service?
This specialist 28-bedded unit provides inpatient palliative care. They look after people in the final stages of an illness. Care includes weekly consultant reviews.
Who is it for?
The service is for patients who meet the continuing care criteria for palliative care. These patients have highly complex needs. They require skilled healthcare interventions on a 24-hour basis.
Where is this service based?
You’ll find the unit at Sheldon Unit, West Heath Hospital, Rednal Road, Birmingham B38 8HR
Who can use this service?
You’ll need to be referred by your GP/ healthcare provider.
Getting in touch
If you’d like to know more about this service, you can call 0121 466 6950.