Please check the following points as we will not be able to treat patients who do not meet these criteria.
If you do not find the document or information you need, feel free to contact Rebecca Clarke by emailing her directly.
The patient must:
As long as the condition is managed and the patient is stable upon admission for treatment, we can accept patients with:
If a patient meets the above criteria, you can refer them to us in various ways:**
If you are posting or faxing a referral, please detail the patient’s medical history and any other relevant information that you feel would be beneficial for the consultant at the centre to know.
*Whilst our BMI criteria is 40 or less, certain CCG’s have a lower BMI threshold. Please refer to the PLCV policies for your CCG BMI limitations.
**Referrers will need to follow the relevant referral processes from their CCG. This may mean, for example, referring to an MSK triage service in the first instance.
This Quality Account sets out our performance on a range of key measures for our patients, the wider public, commissioners and partners. It demonstrates what we have achieved in 2017-2018, and plan to achieve in 2018-2019.
This referral criteria guide has been produced to provide you with additional details to supplement your referral.