For general practitioners

We work closely with a wide range of health professionals, including general practitioners (GPs), allied health practitioners, nurses and medical specialists, to provide comprehensive care for our patients.

Dedicated GP Hub 

St John of God Health Care’s new GP Hub has information on upcoming GP education events across Perth, specialist referral information, medical and research news and key contact information for GPs. Find out more.

GP hotlines

The following numbers are for GPs only wanting to quickly contact the hospital about a patient:

  • GP Priority Hotline (all queries): (08) 9462 4222
  • GP Private Admission Hotline (streamlines private admissions): (08) 9462 4444
  • Emergency Department's Physician in Charge (EPIC Hotline): (08) 9462 4679

Accessing clinical advice for COVID positive patients

Information for GPs on accessing clinical advice for COVID positive patients in the East Metropolitan region is available here.

Find a specialist

Please see our Find a Specialist search.

GP education

We host regular Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) accredited professional development sessions and Emergency Department (ED) information sessions to help keep you up-to-date with the latest medical and surgical information.

For more information or to be added to the invitation list, email [email protected]

Upcoming GP events can be found on the GP Hub.

GP referrals

All standard medical and surgical referrals (not maternity, allied health or outpatient services) should be sent directly to WA Health's Central Referral Service (CRS):

Fax: 1300 365 056
Email: [email protected]
Post: Central Referral Service, PO Box 3462, Midland, WA, 6056 

To view the hospital's catchment area.

Maternity referrals

All obstetric referrals should be sent by the GP either to CRS (as per above) or directly to the hospital via:

Fax: 94624085
Email: [email protected]

To view the hospital's catchment area  (note some temporary changes have been made to maternity catchment area).

Urgent medical and surgical referrals

All urgent medical and surgical referrals should be directed to the relevant on-call consultant. Contact the hospital directly via the GP hotline: (08) 9462 4222.

Referrals for allied health and outpatient services

Outpatient services have a separate referral pathways, including Midland Physician Service, orthopedic services, allied health, general outpatient services.

Medical and surgical outpatient appointments 

Central Referral Service (CRS)
Fax: 1300 365 056
Email: [email protected]
Post: Central Referral Services, PO Box 3462, Midland WA 6056

Early Pregnancy Assessment Service (EPAS)

The EPAS is suitable for women in the first trimester who are experiencing a serious issue with their pregnancy that does not require urgent attention.

The EPAS clinics are undertaken on Mondays and Thursdays from 1pm to 5pm. GP referrals are required (please mark them as needing urgent attention)

Tel: (08) 9462 4293
Fax: (08) 9462 4085

Email: [email protected]

Allied health and general outpatients appointments

Allied health appointments include: dietetics, hydrotherapy, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, podiatry, psychology, social work and speech pathology.
General outpatients appointments include: continence, diabetes (nurse-led clinics), ENT (internal referrals only), fracture clinic (internal referrals only), general surgery, geriatric medicine, genecology, obstetrics, oncology, ophthalmology (Medicare referrals only), pediatrics medicine, plastics (Medicare referrals only), stroke, stomal therapy, urology (Medicare referrals only) and wound management.

Tel: (08) 9462 4293
Fax: (08) 9462 4085

Email: [email protected]
Post: PO Box 268, Midland WA 6936

Multidisciplinary Complex Foot Service 

Our Multidisciplinary Complex Foot Service provides assessment, management and coordination of care for acute or chronic foot problems that are at high risk of admission and amputation. 

The service combines podiatry with diabetes physicians/endocrinologists, infectious disease specialists and vascular surgeon. The multidisciplinary team approach can improve outcomes for conditions, such as diabetic foot ulceration, poor circulation, severe infection and Charcot foot.

To refer patients residing in our catchment area, please use the referral form (do not send referral to CRS).

For an urgent outpatient referral, GPs can contact the Red Hot Foot line on 9462 4325 (business hours).

Referral forms

You may be interested in...