If you are housebound or a wheelchair user and have difficulty in getting to hospital appointments a special patient transport service (non-emergency) can be booked by calling 0800 092 4020 for the Arriva Transport Services call centre.
Once you have received confirmation of your hospital appointment you call 0800 092 4020 Mon-Fri 8am to 6pm to arrange transport. Make sure you have the following with you
- Your NHS number
- Name of your GP Practice and Postcode
- Your appointment details eg, date, time, location etc.
Visit here for further info www.tfgm.com or ask at Reception for a patient info leaflet (a leaflet can also be obtained from firstname.lastname@example.org)