Patients aged 18yrs+ with locally advanced / metastatic cancer with complex physical and / or emotional problems related to their disease and patients aged 18yrs+ with other life limiting disease who have complex end of life needs for:
It is expected that these patients will usually be on a palliative care register such as that used as part of the Gold Standards Framework (GSF). Reference to the GSF Prognostic Indicator guidance may help determine who these patients might be.
Referrals can be made by
As we offer a specialist service we are unable to accept self referrals unless the person has been known to the team previously. We accept referrals from health care professionals in the wider health economy. Please ensure the patient's GP has been informed.