The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Contact us

Robert Ogden Centre,
St James’s University Hospital,
Leeds,
LS9 7TF

Telephone 0113 20 64563

Working hours

The hospital specialist palliative care team office hours are  Monday to Friday 8am-5pm. After 5pm, ward staff can contact a Palliative Medicine Consultant on-call via switchboard.

On weekends, palliative care nurse specialists will review patients who;

  • are known to our service and require complex medication changes
  • have uncontrolled symptoms and require urgent assessment
  • require support where there is a high level of distress for the patient or the family