Intermediate Care - Henesy House

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Who is the service for?

Intermediate care is a service that is designed to rehabilitate you with input from a team of dedicated professionals. It is a service which promotes faster recovery from illness, prevents unnecessary hospital admissions, supports timely discharges and maximises independent living.

Intermediate care is targeted at people who face unnecessary prolonged hospital stays or avoidable admissions to hospital, residential or continuing care. 

What does the service provide?

The intermediate care team will work with you to set achievable goals and plan your care to enable you to become as independent as possible. They will devise a Rehabilitation programme to suit your needs. Where possible you will be encouraged to participate in activities which you would normally do at home such as making your bed and preparing your meals, dressing and undressing and attending to personal hygiene.

You will also be expected to take part in group activities and one to one sessions when appropriate.

Who will patients meet?

The Team

  • Intermediate Care Manager
  • Henesy House Manager
  • Suite Manager
  • Team Administrator
  • Nurses
  • Physiotherapist
  • Occupational Therapists
  • GP
  • Assistant practitioners
  • Health care assistants
  • Pharmacist
  • Speech and language services
  • Podiatrist

When is the service provided?

The Intermediate Care Service is free of charge.

The service is funded by Pennine Acute Hospital Trust working in partnership with Community Integrated Care .Henesy House was opened in 2005.The Intermediate Care service is available Mon-Friday. The core hours are 08:00-17:00.The support worker and senior support worker are employed by the CIC and are available 24/7 365 days.

Where is the service provided?

Henesy House is situated next to St. Patrick’s Church, Collyhurst. Addess is as below:

Henesy House, Suddell Street, Collyhurst, North Manchester, M4 4JF.

Department Contact details

Therapy Office- 0161 8340 399; Carers Office- 0161 834 0276

Practical Information

What to bring with you

  • Day/night clothes
  • Toothbrush/toothpaste
  • Toiletries
  • Hairbrush, comb
  • Medication
  • Any outpatient appointments

We do not have any laundry facilities within the suite, therefore we ask if relatives/friends could take this home to do.

Key staff

Intermediate care manager– Carol Kavanagh

GP – Dr. Arun Mohindra

Henesy House Manager- Michelle Martin

Team lead- Manju Noble.