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You must provide a comprehensive medical history to support assessment. It is sufficient to attach an EMIS summary.
Accelerate CIC delivers a community Lower Limb and Wound Care service within Tower Hamlets.
The service operates Monday-Friday, 09.00-17.00 and aims to support any patient who meets the referral criteria. Below is a simple guide, outlining the four indications for referral that must be met:
✓ Patient has at least one of the following:
✓ In order to ensure an Accelerate joint visit, housebound patients must be referred to the community nursing team via Single Point of Access for first line assessment.
Referrals not accepted:
x Routine Doppler
x Varicose veins
x House bound pressure ulcers (refer to Single Point of Access)
x Chronic swelling/lymphoedema. Refer on lymphoedema form.