Stewarts Care is committed to supporting our service users to live a healthy life through access to appropriate health information, education and health services including therapeutic interventions available at The Orchard Holistic Centre or alternatively an outside service.
Diet and Nutrition
Service users are provided with choice from a healthy and balanced menu with the assistance of their key worker, in consultation with the catering services.
Our service users have access to General Practitioner (GP) Services from within the practice at The Orchard Holistic Centre.
All service users have medical reviews as required; those of whom that are over 40 years of age are subject to annual reviews.
Our service users have access to healthcare professionals as required, including resources such as:
- Social workers
- Occupational Therapy
- Speech and Language
Service users are also supported in accessing national healthcare schemes such as Breast Check, Immunisation and Vaccination programmes as required and where practical and appropriate for them.
Our service users are provided with significant personalised support at times of serious illness. These supports include physical, emotional, spiritual and social aspects, developed in consultation with the service user and their family.
Consent to Medical Treatment
All of our service users have the right to refuse any medical treatment offered to them and all refusals are respected. In certain situations refusals may invoke our Consent Policy and/or consultation with their family, their GP and our Multi-disciplinary team.