Social Work and Discharge Team
The small team of social workers and discharge co-ordinators are employed by Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
The Social Work and Discharge Team arrange either rehabilitative care or social care on discharge for patients who require support with personal care on discharge.
The Team provide support for vulnerable patients or those at risk of abuse. For more information please see the safeguarding page.
The social workers can also give advice on a wide range of social issues for patients and their families at the hospital. This may include referral to other agencies such as CAB or other advice organisations, according to hospital priorities.
Department Work times:
Monday to Friday 09.00 to 16:30. The office is closed at weekends and Public holidays.
|Safe Haven Fax number||Tel: 01480 364924|
|Penny Martin - Social work and discharge team leader||
Tel: 01480 364796
|Karen Milne-Goodall - Social Worker||Tel: 01480 364631|
|Steve Cardy - Social Worker||Tel: 01480 364279|
|Elaine Simpson - Discharge Co-ordinator||Tel: 01480 364280|
|Holly Curtin - Social Work Assistant Practitioner||Tel: 01480 364280|
|Afua Tobigah - Social Worker||Tel: 01480 364631 or 01480 364279|
|Jose Barros Andrade - Discharge Assistant
||Tel: 01480 364280|