Referral Criteria

Care Home Patients

Resident in nursing/residential care home and have lack of mobility, long term and/or progressive medical conditions; mental illness or dementia, causing disorientation and confusion in unfamiliar environments; or increasing frailty and who are not able to travel to a Dental Surgery.

Home Visits

 

Housebound, i.e. at a patient’s place of residence – to be eligible for this service, patients must be housebound due to lack of mobility, a phobia, i.e. agoraphobia, long term and/or progressive medical conditions; mental illness or dementia, causing disorientation and confusion in unfamiliar environments; or increasing frailty and are not able to travel to a Dental Surgery