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Make a Referral

Referral pathway

Who can refer?

  • Consultant Medical Staff
  • Junior Medical Staff with Consultant approval
  • Ward Sisters and Staff Nurses with Consultant approval
  • General Practitioners
  • District Nurses and Macmillan nurses with GP approval
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • Self-referral (for Support Services only)

Preferred Route for Routine Referrals

  • The completion of the appropriate referral form. These can be accessed from the tabs below.
  • The Hospice will endeavour to respond to the referrer within 48 hours. This may include advice to the referrer and/or the offer of an assessment visit to the patient if appropriate.

To contact us:
Telephone:- 01236 766951

Inpatient

Please complete St Andrew’s Hospice Inpatient referral form, which can be downloaded here.

Advice regarding this is available during office hours from the Medical Secretaries on 01236 772019/772020. Completed referral forms should be submitted whenever possible by secure email (eg. @nhs.net, @any.scot.nhs.uk, etc) to the designated Hospice referral email address:

standrewshospice.referral@nhs.net

Fax and postal referrals should be avoided to ensure that referrals are reviewed  as quickly as possible and patient sensitive information is shared in accordance with Caldicott guidelines. However if essential, a completed St Andrew’s Hospice referral form should be faxed from a secure line to the hospice clinical fax number 01236 748786 and receipt of this checked during office hours on 01236 772019/772020

Postal referrals must be marked private and confidential for the attention of a designated clinician.

Outpatient

Please complete St Andrew’s Hospice Outpatient referral form, which can be downloaded here.

Advice regarding this is available during office hours from the Medical Secretaries on 01236 772019/772020. Completed referral forms should be submitted whenever possible by secure email (eg. @nhs.net, @any.scot.nhs.uk, etc) to the designated Hospice referral email address:

standrewshospice.referral@nhs.net

Fax and postal referrals should be avoided to ensure that referrals are reviewed  as quickly as possible and patient sensitive information is shared in accordance with Caldicott guidelines. However if essential, a completed St Andrew’s Hospice referral form should be faxed from a secure line to the hospice clinical fax number 01236 748786 and receipt of this checked during office hours on 01236 772019/772020

Postal referrals must be marked private and confidential for the attention of a designated clinician.

Support Services

Support Services referrals are reviewed Monday – Friday am. If the patient or family member is in crisis, please contact the Hospice and speak to a member of the Support Team.

Instructions for healthcare professionals

Please provide us with your name and e-mail address in the form below.

An auto-generated e-mail will be sent to the e-mail address you provide, which will direct you to our Support Services referral form.

Instructions for self-referrals

Please complete the form below.
Once we have received your details, a member of our Support Services team will contact you.

Referral Form

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Community Services

Please complete the St Andrew’s Hospice Community referral form, which can be downloaded here.

Once complete, please e-mail the completed form to standrewshospice.referral@nhs.net