This Section is designed for healthcare professionals and GP Practice staff.

For public information, please visit the Brighton and Hove CCG public home page.

Urology

Emergency Information

For emergency information, please contact the Professional Support Line.

Two Week Wait Referrals

Please follow the link for Two Week Wait Referral Forms

Services

Bowel and Bladder Service

Referral Forms

Referral Forms for the Bowel and Bladder Service are available:

The referral should be sent to Optum via the NHS e-Referral Service through a urology slot.

The Bowel and Bladder Service referral form now includes Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS). Please note that this is for guidance only and should not replace clinical judgement. 

Service information

The Bowel and Bladder service offers individuals with bladder and bowel problems assessment, treatment, advice and support in the community.  The  service covers (but is not limited to) the following issues:

  • Constipation
  • Erectile dysfunction (ED)
  • Faecal incontinence
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Urinary frequency 
  • Intermittent catheterisation
  • Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS)

The Bowel and Bladder Service referral form now includes LUTS. 

Please see the table below for:

  • Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS) Pathway

If you have any queries about this pathway, please contact Hilary Chiffins (Lead Specialist Bladder and Bowel Nurse) on 01273 265912 or at hilarychiffins@nhs.net.

A Bladder Diary and Prostate Symptom Score Tool are available in the table below. These are intended to support diagnosis, but a prostate symptom score is not required for a referral to be accepted.

Community Intravenous Therapy Service

For information on community intravenous treatment for urinary tract infections, please see the Community Intravenous Therapy page

Local Guidance

Please see below for the following resources:

  • Non-Visible Haematuria Pathway
  • Bladder Diary
  • International Prostate Symptom Score

Prescribing

For prescribing information, please see Chapter 7 of the Joint Formulary.

Feedback on Providers

Please follow the link to send us feedback on service providers

Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS) Pathway


The Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS) Pathway is for use by practice colleagues.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.

Non-Visible Haematuria Pathway


The Non-Visible Haematuria Pathway is for use by clinicians.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.

Bladder Diary

The Bladder Diary is for use by clinicians

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us

International Prostate Symptom Score Tool

The International Prostate Symptom Score Tool is for use by clinicians

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us