Patients with a progressive, life-limiting illness can be seen by a consultant in palliative medicine in the outpatient setting.

The Clinic is held every Tuesday Morning at St John’s Information and Support Centre.

Hospital consultants, General Practitioners and Clinical Nurse Specialists can refer in to the clinic by using the referral form, or by writing a comprehensive letter stating the reason for the referral.

Palliative Medicine Outpatient Clinic appointments

  • St John’s Information and support Centre
    Weston Road
    DN4 8JS

If you have a scheduled appointment but are unable to attended then please call

  • Telephone: 01302 796948

Special palliative care referral criteria for health care professionals is here:

New referral form

Identifying patients for supportive and palliative care (SPICT) information:

Please note: Assessment tools are a guide and not prescriptive word for word of service provision.


Palliative Needs Assessment