AJM Healthcare has opened a brand new integrated wheelchair service for NHS patients in Milton Keynes.
The new service will deliver a safe, effective, responsive and integrated service to meet the needs of Service Users, their families and carers and available to residents registered with a GP within the Milton Keynes CCG area.
Patients referred to the service receive a full holistic assessment by occupational therapists and rehabilitation engineers through close working with health and social care professionals where required. Specialist services such as postural seating solutions are available for complex cases. Urgent care pathways and flexible and proactive services for those children and adults with rapidly deteriorating conditions
AJM Healthcare will also provide a full modification, repair and maintenance service.
The service forms a vital part of keeping people living as independently as possible. The timely provision of wheelchair equipment is important to help people improve their mobility or perform daily living tasks. It also helps improve their social life andmental health while reducing dependence on other health and social care services.
MD Mark Perress says “this is another step forward in the modernisation of NHS wheelchair services, and an important facility for the residents of Milton Keynes. For the company, it represents another show-piece service, and acceptance that our clinical care, logistics and engineering services are second to none”.