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If you have been given an outpatient appointment at the hospitals and are unable to attend for whatever reason you can use the form below.

It is really important that you let us know of any changes as soon as possible. This means we can offer the original appointment to another patient.

Please complete the form below with your contact details and as much information as possible. You can find most of the information we need on your appointment letter.

If you have any problems using this form, please call the number on your appointment letter and we will do our best to help you. You will receive a response from us so you know it has been received and actioned.

If you wish to change the date and time of your appointment you, you can click the re-book option and state any dates that are not suitable for you, or you can contact us using the number on your appointment letter.

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Waiting times

Maximum waiting times for initial outpatient appointment are shown in the table below. Urgent referrals are seen as a priority and are seen sooner. Every referral for any appointment to give a diagnosis for anything that could be a suspected cancer is seen within an absolute maximum of two weeks from referral.

Specialty

Maximum waiting time

Breast Surgery

2 weeks

Cardiology

6 weeks

Cardiothoracic Surgery

6 weeks

Chemical Pathology

8 weeks

Clinical Haematology

8 weeks

Colorectal Surgery

6 weeks

Diabetic Medicine

8 weeks

Ear Nose and Throat

6 weeks

Endocrinology

8 weeks

Gastroenterology

6 weeks

General Medicine

8 weeks

General Surgery

6 weeks

Geriatric Medicine

8 weeks

Gynaecology

6 weeks

Hepatobiliary/Pancreatic Surgery

6 weeks

Hepatology

6 weeks

Maxillo-Facial Surgery

6 weeks

Ophthalmology

4 weeks

Oral Surgery

6 weeks

Orthodontics

6 weeks

Paediatric Surgery

6 weeks

Paediatrics

6-10 weeks (depending on condition)

Pain Management

10 weeks

Respiratory Medicine

9 weeks

Respiratory Physiology

6 weeks

Rheumatology

10 weeks

Trauma and Orthopaedics

6 weeks

Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery

6 weeks

Urology

6 weeks

Vascular Surgery

6 weeks

 

You can find other core quality and safety information about the trust in the transparency section of our main website

Transparency section