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Ashford - low secure inpatient unit

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Please Note: Ashford has temporarily relocated to Ravenswood House in Fareham whilst the new learning disability residential unit is being built on the Tatchbury Mount site in Calmore. 
 Ashford    
Ashford is a 10-bed inpatient 'low secure' learning disability ward for men. 
All of the inpatients are detained under the Mental Health Act and a gate-keeping assessment is completed on all referrals, to confirm that they are appropriate for the service and to make sure that people are cared for in the least restrictive environment.  
The patients are usually discharged into supported accommodation, or back into the community or they are sometimes transferred back into prison. 
The team at Ashford is a multi-disciplinary team made up of nurses, support workers, occupational therapists, psychologists and psychiatrists.
The referral criteria for Ashford is consistent with NHS England service specifications for low secure learning disabilities inpatient services.    
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Team
Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) Malcolm Faulk Ward - Ravenswood House
Ravenswood House Mayles Lane
Knowle
Hampshire
PO17 5NA
United Kingdom
Main phone number
01329 836000
Malcolm Faulk is a 15 bedded adult admission and intensive care inpatient ward for males This ward forms part of Ravenswood house, which is a medium secure inpatient service in Hampshire The referral criteria is that service users who meet the criteria of the medium secure inpatient service, in line with the NHS England specification All inpatients are detained under the Mental Health Act and a gatekeeping assessment is completed on all referrals to confirm that they are appropriate for the service and ensure that people are cared for in the least restrictive environment Malcolm Faulk is an admission and intensive care ward Service users are transferred to the treatment and rehabilitation wards within Ravenswood House as part of their care pathway, when their mental health state improves The team comprises of a multi disciplinary team comprised of nurses, support workers, occupational therapists, psychologists and psychiatrist all of whom are based at Ravenswood House
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