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Ageing and health referrals

Providing a range of services from our hospitals and in the community

Coronavirus: ageing and health update

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, please read our advice and information before sending any referrals.

Referral information

We provide general and geriatric medicine services:

    • comprehensive geriatric assessment
    • continence
    • falls clinic
    • syncope assessment
    • memory
    • heart failure in older people
    • assessment of older people at high risk having surgery
    • orthopaedic/geriatric follow-up

Making a referral

Referrals from other hospitals must include a completed Inter-Provider Minimum Data Set or ensure that one is sent within 48 hours of referring a patient.

Guidance for health professionals

Replacement of low vitamin D in adults (PDF 195Kb) – shared guidance from Guy's and St Thomas', King's College Hospital and Lambeth and Southwark Clinical Commissioning groups.