Neurology Consultant On Call service

Contact via RCHT switchboard. Please only consider this service for emergency advice.

If a patient is known to a particular Consultant please consider direct contact

Neurology Advice and Guidance Service

If you are not sure whether a referral into outpatients is necessary or if you are looking for advice in managing the patient in the community, then the Neurology Advice and Guidance service will respond to any letter within 48hrs during the working week.

Acute GP Service

Guidance can be provided on managing patients who are at risk of requiring an inpatient bed.

Referral guidance

NICE guidance (NG) 127is a useful resource when considering referral for any common neurological condition

Neurology Care Advice Service

Do not provide medical advice but can provide information, support and advice on:

  • All relevant services provided by public and private organisations
  • Advice on access and mobility questions
  • Links for hobbies, sports and leisure activities
  • Information about charities and voluntary services
  • Contacts for support groups and associations
  • Counselling

Run by Mary Eason and Bernadette Murray. Based at CRCH.
Tel: 01209 318106

Email: cpn-tr.neurorehab@nhs.uk

Can see patients at their nearest community hospital or at home.

Please find the Neurology Care Advice Service leaflet here

Epilepsy Clinical Nurse Specialist - Mary Parrett

Contact: 07813684702 or 01872253088. Both numbers are initially answered by Mary’s secretary. GPs have the option of texting a query.

Kernow Carers Service

The Helpline gives information, advice and support to make caring a little easier


Kernow Carers Leaflet


Review Date                              18/02/2020

Next Review Date                      18/02/2021       

Author                                      Dr Andrew Sharp

Contributor                                Dr Brendan McLean Consultant Neurology RCHT


Version No.                   2.0