Community respiratory nursing
The community respiratory nursing service provides care for adults in north and west Belfast who have respiratory (breathing) conditions.
We treat conditions such as:
- chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
- pulmonary fibrosis
- chronic asthma
We provide care for patients in their own homes and in clinics. This helps prevent unnecessary hospital visits.
The care we offer includes:
- respiratory enhanced discharge
- management of chronic disease
- management of complex cases
- palliative care
You must live in north or west Belfast and have a confirmed diagnosis of respiratory disease. Your referral should be related to your respiratory condition.
We accept referrals from:
- other healthcare professionals
The community respiratory nursing service is based in the Shankill Wellbeing and Treatment Centre.
- Tel: 028 9504 0318