info@bloomfield.ie 01 4950021

GPs & Referrers

Referrals to Bloomfield Hospital are accepted nationally and from Northern Ireland for patients who:

  • Have significant therapeutic needs
  • Who would benefit from family centred interventions
  • Behave in a highly challenging way
  • Display levels of aggression or agitation.
  • Present with psychiatric symptoms of depression or anxiety

Acute psychiatric conditions will require stabilisation prior to transfer to our programmes.

Relevant referral forms can be downloaded from the links below.

Referral Process

The initial step is to complete a referral form which then can be posted, faxed or emailed to Bloomfield Hospital. There is a short risk assessment on the referral form which also requires to be completed. In addition to the referral form please enclose any psychiatric, neurology and/or forensic reports, assessments, imaging results and relevant information including funding sources.

Triage

Following receipt of referral form and confirmation of funding, an initial screening will be completed by the members of the clinical team. This screening may identify priority areas which will be further explored on admission to our unit. Pertinent reports and relevant information will be reported back to the referrer.

REFERRAL FORMS:

Bloomfield Hospital Referral Form »
Memory Clinic Referral Form »
Huntington’s Disease Referral Form »

FURTHER INFORMATION

Memory Clinic Referrer Resource Pack »
Neurocognitive Referrer Resource Pack »
Neurocognitive Patient Information Brochure »
Huntington’s Disease Service Referrer Resource Pack »
Physican’s Guide for the Management of Huntington’s Disease (HDAI) »
Huntington’s Disease Information »

Please send a copy of the completed referral form to Bloomfield Hospital by post, fax or email:

Admissions Office
Bloomfield Hospital
Stocking Lane
Rathfarnham
Dublin 16
D16 C6T4

Email: info@bloomfield.ie
Phone: 01 4950021 (24 hours)
Information Line: 1890 123 124 (Mon-Fri 9.30am to 4.30pm
Fax: 01 4951006