Patients can now self refer for the following:
Podiatry - e.g. arch/heel/corn/bunion pain and other medical conditions that affect the feet. Patients can self refer to Bangor Hospital Podiatry Team by completing the attached form and posting to Bangor Hospital as per address on form. GP appointment is no longer required.
OT - e.g. toileting equipment, major adaptations, ramps, bathing/shower/wheelchair for indoors only etc. Please note that rehousing report will be managed by the Housing Executive. Note not all adaptations requested by Patients are recommended by OT. Patients can self refer by telephoning Bangor Occupational Therapy Team directly on 02891515268 or 02891515351 (Mon to Fri 9am to 5pm). OT will make contact with the GP if they require additional information.
Physiotherapy - Patients over 16 years old can now self refer to Physiotherapy if suffering from low back pain, neck pain or recent injuries such as strains and sprains, or join and muscular pain. For all other conditions you should consult with your GP. (service commenced on 15 June 15). How to self refer:
1) You complete online via link below http://www.setrust.hscni.net/services/physioform.htm,
2) Download attached form http://www.setrust.hscni.net/services/musculoskeletalphysioform.htm
3) Collect a hard copy form from GP Reception
More information regarding this service http://www.setrust.hscni.net/services/3085.htm