Referrals & Self-Referrals

Patient Information

In accordance with NHS England guidance, our patient referrals may be discussed with colleagues and West Essex CCG representatives.

Two-Week GP Referral Pathway

Your right: urgent two-week referral information leaflet (PDF, 1.50MB)

Your urgent referral information leaflet (PDF, 348KB)

Physiotherapy Self-Referral

As of 1st March, 2017, patients can now self-refer for Physiotherapy by calling 01279 827 404. Your call will be triaged and a Consultant may contact you if appropriate.

Self-referral for Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy on clicking the link below:

Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy (MSK): Herts and Essex Community Hospital | Essex Partnership University NHS Trust ( or by calling 01279 827404 lines open 09.00-4.00 Mon-Fri

Maternity referrals

Delivering fast access to Antenatal care to women.  Pregnant women hoping to have their antenatal care with the Trust can now self-refer by clicking the link bellow:

Between 8-10 weeks of pregnancy, you can apply to have a test for Sickle cell & Thalassaemia to eligible groups. Please email or  telephone Monday-Friday 08:00-16:30, Tel no 01708 503516.


Vitaminds, can help with your mental health and wellbeing by providing free and confidential talking therapies to get life back on track. You can self-refer online by visiting :

Vita Health Group - NHS, Corporate & Private Health Services  or by telephoning 03330 152 966 Monday-Friday 8.00-8.00 Saturday 9.30-12.00pm

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