About our service
The Parkinson’s nurses offer support and education for those affected by Parkinson’s Disease and Parkinson’s Syndromes (MSA and PSP) The nurse liaises with community and hospital services to ensure continuity of care and offer help in aspects of living with Parkinson’s disease and managing the medication involved.
Who is it for?
The specialist nursing service is available to anyone affected by Parkinson’s disease or its syndromes. The service is offered in Birmingham and Solihull.
Who delivers it?
The service is provided by specialist nurses. General enquiries can be made and messages can be left at Moseley Hall on 0121 466 6183 and they will be picked up each working day and passed on to the relevant clinicians. We aim to respond to enquiries within 5 working days.
There are three Parkinson’s Nurse Specialists in BCHC.
Clinic locations include:
- Moseley Hall Hospital
- Sutton Cottage hospital
- Harvey Road
Please note that appointments take place at hub clinics which are based across the city. You will be advised of the clinic locations for your appointments during the booking process, based on nearest availability and waiting times.
Referrals can be made by any healthcare professional by sumitting a referral form by fax or email.
NB: a diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease or Parkinson’s Syndrome must have been made by a specialist.