South West
Transfer Service


Retrieve is the South West’s dedicated Adult Critical Care Transfer Service.

Commisioned in 2020 with the support of the South West Critical Care Network and NHS England South West, Retrieve undertake inter-hospital critical care transfers from hospitals in the Peninsula and Severn subregions of the SWCCN. 

More Info

To utilise the service:


We’re keen to hear your views on the service and any feedback you can give will enable us to learn and improve, please click here to link through to the Retrieve website, or follow them on twitter: @retrievesw




The Wales and West Acute Transfer service for Children is the specialist critical care transfer service for children in the South-West and Wales. From a governance perspective they sit under the paediatric critical care network.

More information can be found here:

WATCh website

Drug calculator for critically ill children can be found here:

Drug calculator for critically ill children

To refer to WATCh, call 0300 0300 789