Rapid Access Infectious Diseases (RAID) Clinic

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RAID clinic aims to see referred patients within two working days.

Some patients may be transferred to the OPAT service for treatment with intravenous antibiotics.


Eligibility criteria

Inclusions

  • Patients with suspected or confirmed acute infections who do not need admission but warrant prompt ID assessment and management (e.g. unexplained fever, cellulitis or resistant UTIs)

Exclusions


How to refer

The following clinicians can refer to this service: GPs

Directly by email

uclh.htdraid@nhs.net

e: uclh.htdraid@nhs.net

GP referrals to this service can be made by contacting the HTD registrar by calling the switchboard on 020 3456 7890 or emailing a referral to uclh.htdraid@nhs.net specifying RAID in the title.