East and North Hertfordshire Community Frailty Assessment Service

About the Service

The Community Frailty Assessment service launched in April 2021 with the aim to improve the care and treatment of frail, older people in the community.

The team is made up of GPs with a special interest in frailty, a Physiotherapist, an Occupational Therapist and a Frailty Assistant Practitioner.

There is weekly Consultant Geriatrician support provided from the East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust who provides specialist support to the team.

The aim of this service is to:


The overall goal is to empower patients utilising the frailty service to:

How the Service is provided

Who is eligible for this Service

What will happen at your appointment

Useful information

Making a referral

Patient Experience