The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Discharge from hospital

Discharge destination- Chrissy Turner is the discharge co-ordinator for Chapel Allerton Hospital. Chrissy works alongside the rehabilitation team, and will support with your discharge plan from hospital.

Options would include:

  • Referral for further rehabilitation - there are several units across Yorkshire.
  • Your own home, with or without adaptations and additional care.  Care could include reablement or a package of care.
  •  24hr care in either a residential or nursing home.

With any Adult Social Care provision a financial assessment would take place if you require long term support to establish your financial contribution.

Community support-  Our multidisciplinary team may refer you onto the community therapy teams for further support on discharge.  The therapists will discuss this with you prior to discharge.

Driving- Please see the government website for more information about medical conditions and driving. However it is best you get advice specific to yourself from the doctor.

Alcohol- Information about medical conditions and alcohol may differ, it is best you get advice specific to yourself from the doctor.