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Information for Healthcare Professionals

St Raphael’s Hospice is part of an independently run charity, covering the London Borough of Sutton (Beddington, Belmont, Cheam, Carshalton, Carshalton Beeches, North Cheam, Sutton, Wallington and Worcester Park) and the London Borough of Merton (Colliers Wood, Mitcham, Morden, Raynes Park, Wimbledon and Wimbledon Village).

The hospice provides specialist palliative care for patients and their families who are affected either by cancer or another life-limiting illness.

This section of our website is designed to give Health Care Professionals the information and contacts you require to enable you to work with the Hospice to provide the highest possible quality patient care, individually tailored to the needs to each patient.

Medical team

The medical team is led by the Medical Director (Dr Marie Joseph) and supported by our Specialty doctors.

Education of healthcare professionals is an important part of our extended work. We support the training of GP trainees, Speciality trainee Registrars and medical students to improve their understanding and knowledge of holistic care, symptom control in palliative care and management of end of life care.

Our medical team work as part of the wider multidisciplinary team ensuring that patients and their families receive holistic review and management.

Referring a Patient

This is our Patient Referral Form, for use by GP's, District Nurses, CNS's and Hospital Consultants.

It cannot be used by the public.

Download Referral Form