Barnsley Referrals

Barnsley District Hospital Eye Clinic (BDGH)

For Emergency Referrals call (Ophthalmology Triage Nurse): 01226431728

BDGH Switchboard: 01226730000

Ophthalmology Reception: 01226434343

Urgent (Non Emergency) Referrals Email: bhnft.ophthopticianreferrals@nhs.net

 

REFERRAL PROTOCOL BARNSLEY HOSPITAL

 

Following a GOS or Private SIGHT TEST:

Emergency referral:

For Emergency Referrals call (Ophthalmology Triage Nurse): 01226431728

For Urgent (Non Emergency) Referrals Email: bhnft.ophthopticianreferrals@nhs.net

Or

Fax to BHNFT Ophthalmology on 01226432149 

 

For Minor Eye Care Service:

Call local participating practice and or signpost patient to the closest practice.

 

For routine referrals to Barnsley Ophthalmology or other Ophthalmology services:

Please SEND GOS18 or private referral via GP to chosen provider.

 

 

Following a BARNSLEY OPTOMETRY FIRST Test

 

 1) MINOR EYE CARE SERVICE CHECK.

Emergency referral:

Fax to BHNFT Ophthalmology on 01226432149

 

For urgent/non emergency routine referrals to Barnsley Ophthalmology or other Ophthalmology services: 

Please  referral  to chosen provider via Optomanager IT Platform. 

 

 

2) AFTER PRE- CATARACT ASSESSMENT 

referrals to Barnsley Ophthalmology or other Ophthalmology service providers directly via IT platform.

 

 

3) Post Cataract 

 

FOR Emergency referral directly back to where Operation was carried out. Via IT platform or Call provider.

 

 

 

PLEASE SEE  BARNSLEY OPTOMETRY FIRST PATHWAY ON LOC WEBSITE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NON URGENT REFERRALS -  REFER FOR MINOR EYE CONDITIONS TO A LOCAL MECS OPTOMETRIST 

 

 

FOR URGENT REFERRALS  - PLEASE FAX TO BELOW NUMBER UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

    

BHNFT Ophthalmology Fax number : 01226 432149