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CC 032 Haematology Clinical Nurse Specialist/Key Worker
SURG 050 Haemorrhoids (piles)
SW3 004 Having a circumcision operation
END 010 Having a colonic stent
END 001  Having a colonoscopy
RAD 014  Having a CT colonography examination Omnipaque
RAD 005 Having a Computerised Tomography (CT) Scan
RAD 005b Having a Computerised Tomography (CT) Scan on the PET Scanner
RAD 006 Having a Dexa Scan
END 003  Having a flexible sigmoidoscopy
OPHTH 007  Having a fundus fluorescein angiography
END 002  Having a gastroscopy
GYN 026 Having a Hysterectomy
MUSC 001 Having a Nerve Conduction Study
END 009  Having a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG)
SW3 005  Having a Vasectomy (Ward 3)
CARD 005  Having an Angiogram
END 011  Having an endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR)
END 004  Having an ERCP
END 005  Having an EUS
CH 042  Having an MRI scan (Child Health Department)
CARD 009  Having Angioplasty/stent
GYN 065 Having cervical cautery
CC 024 Head and neck oncology key nurse worker
CC 025  Head and neck oncology multi disciplinary team (MDT) meetings
CH 017  Head injury (children)
SN 003  Healthy Heart and Healthy Mind Reducing the risk of Dementia
AUDIO 005  Hearing aid fitting
AUDIO 008  Hearing aid follow up
AUDIO 006 Hearing aid re-assessment
AUDIO 003  Hearing assessment
AUDIO 011  Hearing screening
AUDIO 001  Hearing therapy
AUDIO 002  Hearing therapy services for transitional patients
CH 028  Heart Murmers (Children)
SC 001  Help for smokers in hospital
CH 015  Henoch schonlein purpura (Children)
SURG 051  Hidradenitis suppurativa
MUSC 050  Hip arthroscopy surgery
MUSC 045 Hip fracture
CH 003  Hip problems at birth
EXTERNAL  Hole in your eardrum (external leaflet)
CC 039  Holistic needs assessment
ORTH 013  Home exercises to improve convergence insufficiency
CORP 022  Hospital Radio Wrightington
CC 020  Hospital Supportive and Palliative Care Team
ER 005 How to prevent a fall
CORP 006  How we use your information
MUSC 028  Humerous - how to look after your fracture
SW3 002 Hydrocele
RAD 017  Hydrodilatation for frozen shoulder
GYN 023 Hysteroscopy (including Polypectomy)