Frailty Service - Southport and Formby

This Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) consists of Advanced Practitioners, Nurses and Therapists.

It supports admission avoidance for frail, older people. 


What we do

It works by applying the Bournemouth Criteria / Rockwood frailty scale to identify people who’d benefit from a clinical assessment, risk assessment and care planning and ongoing referral. Patients will have a Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment completed.


Service hours:

  • Monday: 8.00am to 6.00pm
  • Tuesday: 8.00am to 6.00pm
  • Wednesday: 8.00am to 6.00pm
  • Thursday: 8.00am to 6.00pm
  • Friday: 8.00am to 6.00pm
  • Saturday: CLOSED
  • Sunday: CLOSED

How to access the service

Patients are referred by their GP or Advanced Practitioner through:-

SPA – secure fax 01704 387 674

CERT – secure fax 01704 387 684

Last referral accepted 4.00pm Monday to Thursday.

No referrals currently accepted Friday, Saturday or Sunday.


How to contact us:

Telephone SPA: 01704 387262

Frailty Service
5 Curzon Road
Southport
PR8 6PL