Safer Discharge & Carer Awareness Project

On Tuesday 11th June, during Carers Week 2019, ECC & North Middx. Univ-ersity Hospital launched 2 new videos for staff and carers to promote their joint Safer Discharge & Carer Awareness Project.

 

Hospital Staff (above) including Dr Peter Carter Chair of the Hospital (middle), Deborah Wheeler, Executive Director of Nursing (2nd from right) and Helen Joyce, Discharge Matron (right) joined local Councillors Alev Cazimoglu and Rick Jewell (left) to pledge their commitment to carers. Assistant Director of Nursing, Nichole McIntosh (pictured below) was delighted to support ECC and make her pledge to “promote the [hospital’s] Carers’ Passport and to signpost Carers to Enfield Carers Centre”.

 

Dr Carter said: This project is an excellent way to encourage both hospital staff and family carers to work in partnership.