Information for professionals
Specialist service specifications are defined in the commissioning documents, available online here.
The IBD clinical nurse specialist (CNS) offers the following clinical services:
- Telephone advice 0121 333 8718 for patients (answer phone between 9.00am-5.00pm)
- Nurse-led clinics (for education, information and support)
- Reviews in Daycare Unit (please prearrange this by phone)
- Immunosuppressant blood monitoring service
- Inpatient care
- We do not put in gastrostomies. For this service, referral needs to be made to the surgical department
- Any liver or gallbladder problems should be referred to the Liver Unit.