Adult Community Nursing Referral Process
Patients can self-refer to the community nursing service via Local Access Point (LAP), only if the referral has not been generated from a GP surgery.
- Cannock Local Access Point on either 03001239011 or firstname.lastname@example.org
- Cannock Local Access Point is available 08:00 – 18:00 hours Monday to Friday and 08:00-16:00 on Saturday
The referral will be triaged by LAP and CIS and maybe signposted to the most appropriate service. Triage may contact the GP practice and ask for further information including a patient summary.
- Patient details
- Clinical history and reason for referral
- Patient summary will be requested.