The Tracheostomy Care Group at South Tees Hospitals NHS Trust was formed in February 2010. The broad purpose of this multidisciplinary group is to enhance the care and safety of patients with tracheostomies.
More specific aims are:
The group membership incorporates clinical staff from
Critical Care, ENT and Maxillo-Facial surgery, Trauma, Neurosciences, Spinal
Cord Injury services, as well as educators from Critical Care and the Resuscitation
Department. The membership includes nurses, physiotherapists, speech and
language therapist, doctors and clinical educators.
Click here to contact the tracheostomy care group.
Tracheostomy Care Clinical Guidelines - Adults
Tracheostomy Care Competencies
Tracheostomy Care Documentation - Adults