Please follow the link to view: What happens when you are referred by your GP to see a specialist? (assets.nhs.uk)
If you’ve been referred to a specialist through the NHS e-Referral Service by one of our doctors you should have received a text with the below information
- Booking reference number
- Password or access code
- The department/clinic/service that you have been referred and provided with a telephone number
If you have not received a text from our practice in 7 working days please contact us via email at [email protected]
Please follow the link www.nhs.uk/referrals to book, rebook, cancel or manage your referral. This link will also provide you with information choosing your hospital or clinic along with average waiting times for each hospital department.
If you have not heard anything about your referral within the average waiting time you have the option to contact the individual hospital Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) who offers confidential advice, support and information on health-related matters.
(020 7288 5551) or email: [email protected]
University College London Hospitals PALS:
(020 3447 3042) or email: [email protected]
Barnet Hospital PALS:
(07929 790604/07929 790603) – Mondays (9:30 am – 4.00 pm)
(020 8216 4924) Tues – Fri (9:00 am – 4:00 pm) or email: [email protected]
Chase Farm Hospital PALS:
(020 8375 1328) or email: [email protected]
Royal Free Hospital PALS:
(020 7472 6446 or 020 7472 6447) or email: [email protected]
For any other referral that is not through the NHS electronic portal for example “Imaging Department, etc”, you will still receive a text from our practice that the referral has been done and who to contact. If you have not received the text in 7 working days please contact our practice.
What is self referral?
Self-referral is when patients are able to refer themselves without having to see anyone else first, or without being told to refer themselves by another health professional such as a GP.
List of self-referral organisations
Each organisation will work in a slightly different way to process your application. Please click on the red text for the link to the appropriate website.
Alcohol and Drug Support
- Haringey Advisory Group on Alcohol (HAGA)
- Talk to Frank
- Insight Platform for young people and families dealing with drug and alcohol misuse
Advice, Employment and Welfare Hubs
- Citizens Advice Haringey
- North London Samaritans
- Haringey Adult Social Care & Health
- Employment support service
- Whittington Hospital (Archway)
- Royal Free Hospital (Hampstead)
- University College London Hospital (Euston)
The staff in your practice are trained about domestic abuse and specialist workers are available to support you. Your practice is an ‘IRIS’ practice. You can talk to doctors, nurses and other staff working here if you are being hurt or controlled by your current or ex-partner, are afraid of someone at home or a member of your family. You can also contact nia and ask to speak to the IRIS worker, ‘IRIS Advocate Educator’.
via website: www.niaendingviolence.org.uk
Sexual Health Services
- Sexual Health
- Sexual Health Information in Haringey
- Come Correct (or CCard)
- Pharmacies that offer Emergency Contraception
Please contact the practice if any of the above information is incorrect or out of date. Thank you.