Children’s Rapid Response Team 
Children's Room Luton Treatment Centre #2

'The service is a team of experienced Children's Nurse Practitioners who have undertaken additional advanced training including prescribing. We will carry out an initial telephone assessment and if a face to face assessment is required we will ask you to attend our clinic based at Luton Treatment Centre, Vestry Close, Luton, LU1 1AR or a home visit if a face to face assessment is required at the weekend or Bank Holidays.

The service is available 8-6 pm Monday to Sunday (including Bank Holidays).

Who can refer to the service? 

  • The Paediatric Emergency Department, Paediatric Assessment Unit
  • Children’s Inpatient Wards and the GP Urgent Clinic at Luton and Dunstable Hospital
  • The Children’s Community Nursing Team’s
  • The walk in centre/GPs.
  • Ambulance Service
  • NHS 111 Service (for children and babies aged 0-5 years).  A direct booking appointment will be given to be seen in our clinic at Luton Treatment Centre.

Once referred to the service the team can be contacted directly in service hours on 07966 025787, Monday to Sunday (including bank holidays), 8am until 6pm.

You can leave a message on the answerphone, but please do not send a text message, as text messages cannot be received or replied to. If you do not get an answer straight away and you are worried about your child, please do not wait for us to call back, call 111 for health related advice or dial 999 in an emergency.

For further information patient information leaflets can be found by clicking here.

Team contact details:

Tel:  07966 025787

Based at:
Luton Treatment Centre, Vestry Close, Luton, LU1 1AR

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