Referring Doctors more info 2017-06-28T18:55:11+10:00

FAQ Referring Doctors

Important information for Referring Doctors

URGENT PRIVATE ADMISSIONS

If you have a private patient with an urgent surgical complaint and they would prefer direct admission to St Vincent’s Private Hospital, Lismore please call 0477889938 in the first instance, including out of hours, and Dr Cross will endeavour to assist you wherever possible.

If  you are calling during office hours and the call is not answered, please contact the rooms on 0266217703 where our reception will kindly assist you.

If you are calling out of office hours and the call is not answered please send the patient to the Lismore Base Hospital where they are still able to request to go under the care of Dr Cross and be transferred if appropriate.

Once you have made contact, we will be expecting your referral addressed to Dr Cross shortly afterwards either via secure messaging (Medical Objects preferred), or alternatively via fax on 026621……

WRITTEN CORRESPONDENCE – REFERRALS AND LETTERS:

The quickest and easiest way for our practice to receive and process your written correspondence is through the secure messaging service provided by Medical Objects. In the interests of expediency and efficiency please make use of this method if at all possible, thank you.