Vital service celebrates first birthday

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A pioneering servicewhich provides a rapid response to patients who have fallen at home and helps to avoid hospital admissions celebrated its first birthday at Bolsover Hospital.

The falls service has specialist vehicles loaded with practical kit for patients and an occupational therapist, physiotherapist and a paramedic travel together.

Pictured, from left, are Rachel Campbell, Rebekah Eakins, Julie Anderson, Dawn Booker and Mark Bail.