The Gender Identity Clinic receives a growing number of referrals each year and there are high demands on the service.

As of 30th September 2018

Estimated number of referrals made in September 2018:​ 265.  This is an increase of 2.32% from 2017, when the number was 259.

Transcription of Letters: Those from appointments from w/c 13 August 2018 (8 weeks).

 

Endocrine: There is a backlog of 4 weeks with Admin letters, and 4 weeks with clinic letters being transcribed.

 

First appointments being booked: Referrals to this clinic made in June 2017 have all been allocated appointments, the timing of which will be dependent on individual care pathways.

As of 30 September 2018

Estimated number of referrals made in September 2018:​ 265.  This is an increase of 2.5% from 2017, when the number was 259.

Transcription of Letters: Those from appointments from w/c 13 August 2018 (8 weeks).

Endocrine: There is a backlog of 4 weeks with Admin letters, and 4 weeks with clinic letters being transcribed.

First appointments being booked: Referrals to this clinic made in June 2017 have all been allocated appointments, the timing of which will be dependent on individual care pathways.

Please note

Due to the high number of referrals being received, the current waiting time for a first appointment is currently 18 to 24 months from the date we receive your referral.