The Gender Identity Clinic receives a growing number of referrals each year and there are high demands on the service.
As of 31 May 2018
Number of referrals made in May 2018: 364. This is an increase of 61% from May 2017, when the number of referrals received was 226.
Transcription of letters: Those from appointments from w/c 2 April 2018.
Endocrine: Admin letters dictated w/c 21 May 2018, and clinics w/c 7 May 2018 are now being transcribed.
First appointments being booked: Referrals made in mid-June 2017 are now being given appointments, the timing of which will be dependent on individual care pathways.
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.