What is NHS e-RS Referral Service?
NHS e-RS Referral is a service that lets you choose the hospital or Clinic you wish to attend for your first appointment. It also gives you the choice of date and time that is convenient for you to fit in with your day to day life.
For more information and access the NHS e-RS referral services link.
How NHS e-RS Referral service Works?
When you and your GP agree that you need an appointment with a specialist, NHS e-RS Referral services shows your GP which hospitals or clinics are available for your treatment.
For Fast Track Cancer NHS e-RS Referrals a form is completed by the GP and an appointment is set up for you during this consultation and you leave with your printed appointment details including your unique booking reference number, your NHS number and password for you to keep safe.
For other NHS e-RS Referrals a referral letter/form is then completed by the GP and request on the NHS e-RS Referral service system and an Appointment Request is printed off with your unique booking reference number, your NHS number and password.
It will show a list of hospitals or clinic options for you to choose and book within 10 working days. This appointment request can collected at the reception desk.
Can I Book all my Appointments through NHS e-RS Referral service?
When you and your GP agree that you need an appointment with a specialist, you can book your FIRST hospital or clinic appointment using NHS e-RS Referral service. Any follow up appointments are arranged by the hospital themselves.
Hospital Appointments: If you have a query with regards to booking an appointment through the NHS e-RS Referral service system they can phone the NHS e-RS Referral service number which you will have on the paperwork. If you still have a problem you can speak to the Practice Secretary.