Document type
Clinical pathways
Hertfordshire and West Essex ICB
Output type
Clinical Pathways
Suspected Alcohol RiskAlcohol Related Liver Disease

Alcohol Related

Pathway published: February 2024
Next review date: February 2026.
  • If there is suspected alcohol risk, both an alcohol history and the AUDIT-C questionnaire should be undertaken; dependent on these results the full AUDIT questionnaire may need to be performed to classify the risk.
  • Only ‘higher risk’ and ‘increasing risk’ need to be referred to alcohol service 

CGL Spectrum Drug and Alcohol Recovery Service provides an all ages service across Hertfordshire.

CGL Spectrum operates clinical and psychosocial services out of hubs in Hatfield, Stevenage, Watford and Hertford as well as offering appointments at a number of satellite locations.

The single point of contact number is 0800 652 3169 or email

For on-line referral forms for both adults and under 18s follow the link and scroll down to ‘how to access our service’