Clinics & services

Clinical Assessment Service - Telephone Triage (Colorectal Surgery)

  • Description

    The e-Referral appointment books a time for telephone triage. The patient will be telephoned at the booked time and a computer aided algorithmn applied by trained staff.

    The appropriate follow on appointment will then be booked with the agreement of the patient.

  • Patient types/symptoms

    Rectal bleeding, change in bowel habit, abdominal pain, anorectal symptoms

  • Location

    Available at Wansbeck General Hospital, Blyth Community Hospital and Berwick Infirmary

  • Opening Times

    Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm

Referral Information

General referrals through e-Referral

Specialist Staff