Viral Hepatitis Service


The Viral Hepatitis Service

The Viral Hepatitis Service is now part of the Communicable Disease Service.

The Viral Hepatitis Service provides a high quality patient centred service for people diagnosed with viral hepatitis. The service offers a dedicated approach to viral hepatitis giving advice, support and treatment to people who have been diagnosed with hepatitis and their families.

The Viral Hepatitis Team provides a multidisciplinary approach with other professionals in the areas of:

  • Prevention - Acute disease management, contact tracing and immunisation
  • Awareness - Testing, education, health promotion
  • Support and advice

How to access the service

The Viral Hepatitis Team operates a self referral or clinical referral. The Viral Hepatitis Team have specialist Nurses and an Administrator that work across Lancashire Care.

Specialist Nurse (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm)
Tel: 01257 245414

Administrator (Answering service available)
Tel: 01257 245414

Where we provide this service

The Lodge
Chorley & South Ribble District General Hospital
Preston Road
Chorley
PR7 1PP

Tel: 01772 245414

Useful Websites

British Liver Trust

Hepatitis C Trust

Patient Information Leaflets

With our leaflets we aim to give you information about the Trust in general, our services and treatments, and to provide useful information for service users and their carers.

Please follow this link for more information