Hambleton and Richmondshire Respiratory Service

The service is led by one full-time specialist respiratory nurse based in the community who has also been badged by the British Lung Foundation.

This additional element is included in the nurse’s role and involves:

  • Clinical assessment and review of respiratory patients
  • A specialist resource for all primary and community care practitioners
  • Development of new services/guidelines
  • Support to the ‘Breathe Easy’ groups and pulmonary rehabilitation groups
  • Working closely with hospital respiratory colleagues to manage patients

Where are we based?

Gibraltar House
Thurston Road
North Yorkshire

When are we available?

Our working hours are Monday to Friday – 9am to 5pm.

How to refer?

We encourage patient referrals to be made on a generic referral form but referrals can also be sent by letter or by telephone contact. The referrer will be contacted directly for more information if needed.

Referral form (54.7kb)
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