STROKE RECOVERY: Michael Paranics and the team of therapists helping him recover at home

STROKE RECOVERY: Michael Paranics and the team of therapists helping him recover at home

A new early discharge service (ESD) has been introduced at South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. It is expected to benefit up to 40% of stroke patients by allowing them to return to their home earlier and receive visits from staff from occupational therapy, physiotherapy, speech and language therapy and dietetics when it is needed.

Julia Breen reports on this for The Northern Echo, click here to read the full story.