St. Martin's Hospital, Clara Cross Lane, Bath BA2 5RP 01225 831 676 vcl.bathnescommunityneurostroke@nhs.net

Welcome to Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Specialist Nurses

The MS Nurse runs an outpatient clinic as well as offering home visits. This service offers regular reviews of your condition, including advice and support to enable you to influence and participate in decisions concerning your care.

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Any adult over 18 years of age who has a confirmed diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis and who is registered with a Bath & North East Somerset GP is eligible for the service.

The service provides on-going emotional and psychological support to help you and your carers manage your condition in a practical way and maintain your lifestyle where possible.

  • Providing information, advice and support to you, your carers and your family, either in person or over the telephone
  • To empower you to influence and participate in decisions concerning your care
  • The MS nurse will liaise with other people at home or in hospital who may be helpful to you, offering you the opportunity to meet other people recently diagnosed with MS
  • They will also be referring you to other services and local MS support groups where appropriate, as well as working closely with your GP and hospital consultant

For a comprehensive guide to the services we oversee in Bath and North East Somerset visit www.bathneshealthandcare.nhs.uk

Download Multiple Sclerosis Nurses Leaflet here (pdf 0.20mb)

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How do I access this service?

Your GP or Consultant can refer you to this service following a confirmed diagnosis.

In what areas is this service available?

We currently offer this service in the Bath & North East Somerset area.

Your records

We record all the information about you confidentially on our clinical system. Click here to get more information about how we use health records.

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Our commitment to you

Virgin Care takes your dignity and privacy very seriously and we will at all times respect your confidentiality. Please treat our staff with respect so we can provide you with the very best care we can. Click here to find out more about your rights and responsibilities.

Your opinion really matters to us

Please let us know if you have a comment, a compliment or a complaint by filling out one of our feedback forms or telling a member of the team. Alternatively, if you would like to make an official complaint you can find out more from our How to make a complaint section.

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