The form below should be used by clinicians to refer patients with closed hand injuries to the Queen Victoria Hospital hand trauma service. Referrals are accepted from settings including A&E, Urgent Care Centres, Minor injury Units, and GP surgeries if the following criteria is met.
If your patient meets any of the criteria please complete this form and email back to email@example.com We will review the referral within 48 working hours and contact the patient directly with an appointment.
If your patient meets any of the exclusion criteria please call 01342 414000 and ask to speak to the trauma coordinator.
Non-traumatic cases requiring elective surgery/treatment e.g. Dupuytren’s contracture, carpal tunnel or trigger finger, should be referred using the usual NHS e-booking system
We will ensure that any information you provide to us will be held securely and will only be accessed by specifically authorised members of staff. If you have any questions related to the security of your information please contact our Data Protection Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org
Queen Victoria Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
If you experience any difficulties with this form please call 01342 414000 and ask to speak to the trauma coordinator.