Referring patients and information for prescribers

Referring patients

We accept referrals from health professionals for patients who meet our referral criteria. Please download our Word referral form or PDF referral form. If you wish to discuss a referral with us please contact the relevant department base to speak with a member of staff.

If you are referring a home enteral feeding patient, please complete our Word HEF form.

If you are referring a patient in a care home please use the care home referral form.

If you require advice and support to lose weight and do not meet our referral criteria, please click here.

Information for prescribers

Appropriate use of prescribing oral nutritional Supplement (ONS) in the community. Coventry and Warwickshire area prescribing committee, Clinical Guideline CG036 available by clicking here.

This guideline recommends the procedure for the identification and treatment of malnutrition in the community to ensure Oral Nutritional Supplements (ONS) are prescribed appropriately in Coventry and Warwickshire. It also gives guidance regarding the provision of oral nutritional supplements to patients on discharge from hospital back into the community.

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