Information for GPs

SMART operates the following substance misuse services:

SMART Howard House – Residential Detoxification Service (only available to residents of Oxfordshire).


What information is expected when referring a patient to drug and alcohol services?

With consent from your patient, it is useful to send:

  • Their Global Medical Summary
  • Results of their Liver Function Test (taken within the last three months)

You could also ask them to complete the following and bring to their assessment appointment:

DRINKING DIARY – DOWNLOAD

DRUG USE DIARY – DOWNLOAD

PROS & CONS OF CUTTING DOWN WORKSHEET – DOWNLOAD


Further resources

Worksheets and information for your patients:

Download worksheets and informational resources for your patients here.

MORE WORKSHEETS & RESOURCES – DOWNLOADS

Screening and Assessment tools for substance misuse:

Download a range of screening and assessment tools here.

ASSESSMENT TOOLS – DOWNLOADS

Clinical guidelines and publications for substance misuse:

Links to clinical guidelines and publications for substance misuse e.g. NICE Guidelines.

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