• Make a Referral

Make a Referral

Referral pathway

For all referrals to St Andrew’s Hospice Inpatient Unit, please call the Specialist Palliative Care Team Hub on 01698 755141 from Monday to Friday 0900-1700. Please have all the referral details available. Please consider the reason for referral (symptom control/rehabilitation/ or end of life care)

  • Patient’s awareness of referral, diagnosis, and consent
  • Prognosis (days, weeks, months, don’t know)
  • Main symptom(s) with an indicator of severity (mild, moderate or severe)
  • Main contact details

For emergency admissions out of hours, please contact St Andrew’s Hospice (01236 766951) to discuss with the on-call consultant.

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 Community Nurse Specialists

Please download and complete our Outpatient Services Referral Form and return it to us. Thank you.

Outpatient Services Referral Form

Please note: St Andrew’s Hospice does not have Specialist Palliative Care (SPC) Community Services integrated within our service. If your referral is for SPC Community Nursing services, please see Specialist Palliative Care Contacts Lanarkshire 2020.