Wet AMD Fast Track Referral

The referral criteria for the Wet AMD service are a less than 3 month history of any of the following:

  • Visual loss.
  • Spontaneously reported distortion.
  • Onset of scotoma (or blurred spot) in central vision.

The vision must be better than 6/96 in the affected eye.

If your patient meets the criteria for potential wet AMD treatment, then you can refer to:

 

Oldham NHS

Fax a Wet AMD Rapid Access Referral Form to the Eye Clinic at the Integrated Care Centre (ICC) . Their fax number is 0161 621 3835 and you should follow-up with a phone call to confirm they have the referral by ringing 0161 621 3813.

 

Rochdale Care UK, Croft Shifa Health Centre

Fax a Wet AMD Rapid Access Referral Form to 01706 638594. The consultant's name is Karen Goodall and the Nurse Pactitioner involved with the macula clinic is Lynn Ford 07435 786404 (Mon-Fri 08.30-17.00)

 

Wet AMD Referral form

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