Hospital Liaison GP

PCH’s Hospital Liaison General Practitioner (HLGP) provides a central link for efficient and timely communication between the hospital and GPs and their practice staff.  

The HLGP service is provided solely to GPs and their practice staff and is not intended for use by patients or their carers or families. 

PCH’s HLGP is on site on Tuesday mornings and Wednesday afternoons. 

To speak to the Hospital Liaison GP, please phone 6456 3317If the office is unattended, please leave a message. You may also phone Post Graduate Medical Education Administrative Assistant, Karen Stevens, on 9456 0503 to leave a message.  

Emergency admission to PCH

Please call the switchboard on 6456 2222 and ask to speak to the emergency registrar for all emergency admissions. 

This service is available 24 hours, seven days a week.

Outpatient referrals

Routine non-urgent

All non-urgent referrals from a GP or a specialist consultant to the PCH Outpatient Department is via the Central Referral Service using the standardised referral form.

You can secure message, fax or post referrals to the Central Referral Service:

Fax: 1300 365 056

Postal address: Central Referral Service, PO Box 3462, Midland WA 6056            

Urgent (to be seen in less than seven days)

Please send any urgent referrals requiring an appointment within seven days to the PCH Referrals Officer via email to pch.referrals@health.wa.gov.au or via fax on (08) 6456 0097.

Other referrals

HealthPathways WA

HealthPathways WA (external site) is a web-based portal with information on referral and management pathways to help clinicians access patient services in the primary, community and acute health care settings in WA.

Poisons Information Centre 

The centre is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 

Phone: 13 11 26

Health Records Management department

To obtain medical records, please fax PCH Medical Records on 6456 2400 and provide the following details: 

  • patient first name, family name and middle name if possible
  • patient date of birth and, if known, Unit Record Number
  • signed consent of the patient's Next of Kin, unless the patient has been recently discharged to the care of the GP who is requesting the records.

Contact

PCH Hospital Liaison GP: 6456 3317

Medical Imaging/CT: 6456 0007

Microbiology: 6383 4505

Haematology: 6383 4012

Biochemistry: 6383 4098

Immunology: 6383 4306