Tissue viability service referrals

Helping to prevent pressure ulcers and advising on wound management

Referral contacts

Email: gst-tr.tissueviabilityservicereferrals@nhs.net.

We accept referrals from GPs, district nurses and nurse practitioners for patients living, or registered to a GP in Lambeth and Southwark via the tissue viability referral email address. Please complete the referral form and attach.

Hospital referrals should also by made to gst-tr.tissueviabilityservicereferrals@nhs.net.

How to make a community referral

To make a referral, download the relevant form and return it to the contact details provided on the form:

Guidance and assessment forms

Wound care guidance

Dressing requests

  • Inclusion criteria

    The service supports anyone who has a wound, or is at risk of developing a wound. 

  • Exclusion criteria

    We do not generally accept self-referrals. However, if you are not currently receiving care from a health care professional and require further information please contact us.

  • Area of referrals

    A patient currently at one of our hospitals or someone who lives within the London boroughs of Lambeth and Southwark and is registered to a Lambeth or Southwark GP.

 

 

Contact information for GPs

Community Tissue Viability Nursing Service
Dulwich Community Hospital
East Dulwich Grove
Dulwich
SE22 8PT
Tel: 0203 049 8855

Acute Tissue Viability Nursing Service
Inpatient services
St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust
Westminister Bridge Road
SE1 7HR
Tel: 020 7188 2518