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24 Hour Rapid Response Nursing Team

What the service does
How to access the service
Location of service


What the service does

The 24 Hour Rapid Response Nursing Team covers north and west Belfast. The team provides out of hours care and support to patients in:

  • their own homes
  • private nursing homes
  • residential homes
  • hostel accommodation

The team also provides urgent, out of hours nursing care.

The work of the 24 Hour Rapid Response Nursing Team means:

  • patients do not need to attend hospital
  • patients who need intravenous antibiotics at home can be discharged from hospital earlier
  • we can provide better palliative and end of life care

How to access the service

The 24 Hour Rapid Response Nursing Team can be contacted on: 079 0005 3824.

The nurse on duty will:

  • give you an approximate time for the nursing team to visit
  • provide advice over the phone about your current problem or situation
  • tell you if you should go to an Emergency Department

Location of service

The 24 Hour Rapid Response Nursing Team is based at:

Urgent Care Centre (Beldoc)
64 Crumlin Road
Belfast
BT14 6AG