The team, led by Lisa Dyment attached to Somerset Bridge Medical Centre providing nursing care at home and in residential settings. The aim of the District Nursing Service is to provide assessments, nursing care, support and health education for both patients and their carers. Nursing care is provided for patients with long and short term illnesses, patients with disabilities, terminal illness and those recently discharged from hospital. The District Nursing team can be contacted by telephoning: 0300 323 0021 or by leaving a message on the answer phone, which the District Nurse Team will answer as soon as they can. So please speak slowly and clearly leaving your name, telephone number, and a brief description of the problem.