For clinicians

Lead person for queries: Rory Harnett - team manager
Email: nem-tr.eatingdisorder@nhs.net

Tel: 0300 555 1216
Fax: 0844 931 0137
Email: nem-tr.eatingdisorder@nhs.net
(Please ensure patient identifiable information is password protected)

Referrals

Referrals will be accepted from GPs, community mental health teams, home treatment teams (HTTs), and the A&E liaison service. Referrals should be emailed to nem-tr.eatingdisorder@nhs.net where possible. Please ensure patient identifiable information is password protected.

Criteria:

  • aged eight and over with no upper age limit
  • registered with a GP in Barking and Dagenham, Havering, Redbridge, or Waltham Forest
  • people who are not registered with a GP but are ordinarily resident in the four localities above
  • people meeting the criteria for the spectrum of eating disorders including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder and eating disorders not otherwise specified

Exclusions: None

Test results required at referral:

  • current weight and height
  • recent weight loss
  • blood test – FBC, U&E, glucose sodium & potassium, TFT, LFT, calcium and phosphate