Exclude red flags.
Prior to referral consider / screen to exclude:
Key Clinical Observations of concern:
Patients with any of the following suspected should be sent to A&E:
Urgent appointments can be made for patients at Fracture/ Trauma Clinic for:
Urgent appointments can be made in elective Orthopaedic/ Rheumatology/Pain Clinics for patients with:
If not responding consider referral to Interface Team.
No referrals should be made to secondary care unless the following criteria are met:
Individual Funding Requests
Certain knee procedures are listed on Gloucestershire CCG's Effective Clinical Commissioning Policy. Please the links below for details of access criteria and funding arrangements: