Respiratory Services

The Respiratory Service covers a diverse range of disorders and diseases of the lungs and respiratory tract.

Location

The service provides inpatient facilities at Antrim Area and Causeway Hospital sites and a range of outpatient clinics.

Respiratory clinics are held at:

Antrim Area Hospital
Causeway Hospital, Coleraine
Braid Valley Hospital, Ballymena
Whiteabbey Hospital
Moyle Hospital, Larne
Mid Ulster Hospital, Magherafelt.

The Trust is developing a range of long term condition specialist clinics including Interstitial Lung Disease, Bronchiectasis and Sleep Apnoea Services.

A specialist Respiratory Team provides advice, education and practical support to patients in hospital and in the community for those requiring specialist care.

This team also provides patients with respiratory conditions, as clinically appropriate, Pulmonary Rehabilitation Classes, self-management plans and advice and home visits to support and facilitate smooth transfer to community teams (as appropriate).

Contact details

Dr Anderson, Lead Consultant – Tel: 028 94424000
Ruth Bailie, Clinical Service Lead – Tel: 028 9442 4000
Linda Patton, General Manager – Tel: 028 9442 4000
Specialist Respiratory Team at Fern House – Tel: 028 9442 4000

Related links
Clinical Health Psychology Service

Page last updated:28 November 2014