Children and Young People’s Referral Management Centre (RMC) - NHS

Type of service:
Health Services
Address:
Castle Unit, Isebrook Hospital, Irthlingborough Road, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire NN8 1LP
Telephone number:
0300 111 1022
Email address:
Service description:

The Referral Management Centre (RMC) provides a single point of access for professionals to make referrals into children and young people's specialist community health services. The RMC aims to facilitate all referrals to ensure that children and young people are seen by the right person, with the right skills at the right time. Services for children and young people are always expanding throughout the county. This is the current list of services (as of September 2019) that the RMC facilitate referrals for:

Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust - Specialist Children's services:

  • Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Children’s Community Nursing
  • Community paediatrics
  • Community team for people with a learning disability (CTPLD)
  • Children’s Continence Service
  • Children’s Dietetics
  • Emotional wellbeing and mental health (including CAMHS)
  • Looked after children (mental health only)
  • Children’s Occupational therapy
  • Children’s Physiotherapy
  • Children’s Speech and language therapy
  • Special school nursing
  • Breastfeeding Support Service
  • Children’s Eating disorder Service
  • Paediatric psychology.

Northampton General Hospital - Children's Community services:

  • Community paediatrics
  • Children's Community nursing
  • Children's physiotherapy
  • Child and Adolescent bereavement service.

Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health services:

  • Service Six
  • Time 2 Talk
  • The Lowdown
  • CHAT (Oundle)
  • Youthworks CIC.
Cost:
Free
Age range:
0 - 18 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - Early Years (0-5)
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Professionals/Staff
Referral route:
  • Professional referral
  • Referral management centre (RMC)
Last updated on:
13/09/2019
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