Due to the closure of the NHSmail fax service on 31 March, the district nursing service is promoting electronic referrals.
Who will be affected by this change?
Any GP who currently refers to the district nursing service using the NHSmail fax service.
What do I need to do?
Please start sending your referrals securely by email using an NHSmail generic mailbox ie your GP practice nhs.net account.
Referrals to Lambeth District Nursing
Referrals to Southwark District Nursing
Can I continue to send referrals by fax machine after 31 March?
Yes, if you normally use a fax machine the District Nursing Service is continuing to accept referrals by fax until June 2015.