Orthodontic Referral Centre - CRC
This pathway should be used for all Orthodontic patient referrals in Hampshire, Dorset and Isle of Wight
The Orthodontic Referral Centre provides a single care pathway across Primary and Secondary care for NHS orthodontic services within Hampshire, Dorset and the Isle Of Wight. The care pathway is to support a flexible, timely, patient-centred orthodontic service for those eligible for treatment.
The main aims of the service are:
To ensure continued achievement of 18 weeks within secondary care and maintain current waiting times at acceptable levels across both primary and secondary care
The provision of a service with equitable, high quality and timely access to NHS orthodontic treatment for all people eligible for NHS orthodontic care.
Ensure that patients are seen in the most appropriate place by the most appropriate provider(s).
To encourage efficiency and communication improvements for both patients and referrers.
Support the timely advice and completion of NHS orthodontic care in ensuring efficient and successful outcomes for patients
For general enquiries please contact
Central Referral Centre
Solent NHS Trust Dental Single Point of Access
Royal South Hants Hospital
Telephone: 0300 300 2014 - Option 2
Fax: 023 8071 3279