New children’s and young people’s services for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly | 11 June 2016

New services for children and young people under 16 with ME/CFS have been commissioned by Kernow Clincal Commissioning Group for patients registered with a GP in the county.

Services now exist for those under 16 as well as for adults over this age.

Increasing numbers of children and young people with this condition have now been funded as an addition to the adult service at Royal Cornwall Hospital Trust.

Referral is by paediatrician only to the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly CFS/ME Service based at Lighthouse, Royal Cornwall Hospital Trust. Truro. TR13LJ

Carol Wilson, MSc, PGCE, BSc(Hons)
Specialty Lead & Clinical Specialist
Cornwall & Isles of Scilly CFS/ME Service
The Lighthouse
Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro. TR1 3LJ

(The service can be contacted on 01872 252 935).

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