A referral letter should be attached within 3 working days. Please include details of:
Please notify us if the patient has an existing MRSA / Blood Borne Virus / Bleeding Disorder.
Please also notify us if the patient has known drug / alcohol dependency.
Exclusion Criteria for routine choose and book patients (as per agreement with Department of Health under Any Willing Provider contract):
Specific exclusion criteria
Gynaecology – IVF/Termination of pregnancy/Cancer
General surgery – Rectal prolapse / Faecal incontinence / Complex pilonidal sinus
Orthopaedic – Hip arthroscopy
Cancer for all clinics/No two week wait
Criteria for pre-assessing patients requiring admission at The Foscote Private Hospital
Patients with the following medical problems will not be accepted:
The following patients would be seen by the Pre-Assessment nurses and referred for an anaesthetic assessment prior to acceptance for surgery:
This list is not exhaustive and all patients will be assessed for suitability for surgery via our Pre-admission Health Questionnaire + Assessment