PICU and Rapid Response referrals

For Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) or Neuropsychiatry Rapid Response enquiries please contact the relevant ward directly before completing a referral form.

Frinton ward - Female PICU, Essex - T: 01268 723 860 E: SAH.PICUFemaleEssex@nhs.net

Bayley ward - Female PICU, Northampton - T: 01604 614 584 E: SAH.PICUFemaleNorthampton@nhs.net

Audley ward - Male PICU, Essex - T: 01268 723 930 E: SAH.PICUMaleEssex@nhs.net

Heygate ward - Male PICU, Northampton - T: 01604 616 111 E: SAH.PICUMaleNorthampton@nhs.net

Rapid Response service - For acquired brain injury, complex dementia or Huntington's disease

Neuropsychiatry Male and Female Rapid Response Aspen Lowther Dementia Hub - T: 01604 616000 


Referral forms

Following contact with one of our teams please Save As/download the relevant referral form. Once downloaded to your computer, please complete the referral form and then email it with supporting documents to our Admissions team, PICU or Rapid Response teams.

SAH PICU Referral Form 2021 SAH Rapid Response Referral Form 2021 SAH InPatient Referral Form 2021 St Andrews Terms of Business 2021

Inpatient referrals

Admissions Team (Monday - Friday 09:00-17:00pm) - T: 0800 434 6690 E: SAH.admissions@nhs.net

After contacting us for an inpatient admission you will be advised to complete the relevant referral form on this page. This form will gather the required patient information so our clinical team can understand if they can best support the needs of the individual requiring specialist care. 

Our central admissions team will support and manage your patient referral from start to finish. They will be able to answer any questions you have regarding the referral process with your local teams and will work with our clinical teams to progress your patient referral through to admission, keeping you updated at every stage of the process.


Community Services referrals

For outpatient or community based service enquiries please contact our Community Partnerships Team.

Community Partnerships Team (Monday - Friday 09:00-17:00pm) - T: 01604 616050