A Guide to Paying Patients Handbook


Belfast Trust Finance Directorate has recently issued a revised Belfast Trust Guide to Paying Patients which came into effect on 1st October 2012.


The revised handbook establishes a standardised approach for the Trust and incorporates procedures recommended in recent audit reports.


It includes updated guidance in respect of Category II work, Overseas Visitors and revised procedures which must be followed when undertaking Private Patient activity.

Paying Patient staff will be in contact with key management, medical, nursing and administration staff within each Directorate over the coming weeks to highlight the revised procedures.

If you have any queries please contact one of the Trust’s Paying Patient staff:

  • Eileen Murphy – Paying Patient Manager (028) 9063 4390
  • Royal – Lynda Weatherall (028) 9063 5430 / Sarah Craig (028) 9063 5823
  • BCH – Jennifer Young (028) 9504 7886
  • Mater & Musgrave Park – Martina Nugent-Corr (028) 9080 2392.

Belfast Trust Guide to Paying Patients handbook