Standard 2: Each acute general children's service provides a consultant paediatrician-led, rapid-access service so that any child referred for this service can be seen within 24 hours of the referral being made.
- Hillingdon Hospital's hot clinic is located in the paediatric assessment unit (PAU).
- The clinic is held during off-peak hours, from Monday to Friday (9:30-10:30). There are three appointments, each lasting 20 minutes.
- The clinic is included within the acute consultant's job plan, who monitors children referred into the clinic.
- GPs and other health professionals make referrals by telephone
Contact for further information
Hillingdon Hospital NHS Trust
Dr Jaikumar Ganapathi, Consultant Paediatrician and Clinical Lead - email@example.com