Barnsley DVT Pathway

Referrals are via Rightcare Tel 01226 644575

DVT Referral Route 

Patient presents at GP practice with query DVT

GP carries out:

  1. Comprehensive history
  2. Comprehensive assessment (including Wells Score_)
  3. Clinical examination

Refer to Secondary Care

  • Referrals through RightCare Barnsley via telephone: 01226 644575
  • 8am – 8pm, 7 days a week, 365 days a year
  • Referrals will be passed to the Medical SDEC

Out of Hours (when RightCare Barnsley closed) refer via A&E and the AMU

Information provided to RightCare when referring:

  • Patient background
  • Medical history (including recent medical/surgical problems)
  • Current risk factors
  • Current medication
  • Patient mobility
  • Clinical Support Group
    Cardiovascular and Lipids
  • Clinical support by body system
  • Conditions and indicators
  • Bypass detail page
  • Bypass detail page and

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