**Coronavirus update (COVID-19)**
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Please be aware, the implementation of the national initiative known as the General Practice Data for Planning and Research (GPDPR) has been deferred to allow more time to speak with patients, doctors, health charities and others. Further information is available here.
Triagers ensure, upon receipt of a GP referral, the correct pathways are being followed, e.g. further management in primary care or referral to community or secondary care providers and an accurate priority is assigned to each referral; this also includes providing a seamless management of patients accessing the right services such as those outlined in the CCGs’ Criteria Based Clinical Treatment Procedures (CBCT).
gtd healthcare provides clinical triage for the following clinical commissioning groups (CCGs):
The service covers more than 25 specialties including: cardiology; children’s and adolescent services; ear, nose and throat; gynaecology; GI and liver medicine; orthopaedics, including physiotherapy, podiatry and sports and exercise medicine; and neurology.
Further information on the Referral Gateway Clinical Triage Service, please email the governance department.