For health professionals

The delivery of Western Australian immunisation schedule vaccines to children attending appointments at PCH plays a vital role in reducing the burden of vaccine preventable diseases within the community. 

Immunisation services at PCH are provided via the Stan Perron Immunisation Centre and the Specialist Immunisation Clinic, both of which are led by the Infectious Diseases Department. 

Referrals 

No referral is required to attend the Stan Perron Immunisation Centre. 

The Speciality Immunisation Clinic requires a medical referral. 

For external medical referrals, see the central referral form template. For internal medical referrals, please use the PCH e-referral pathway or a consultation request form.

Referrals can be sent via:

  • Email: PCH.ImmunisationCentre@health.wa.gov.au  
  • Fax: (08) 6456 0097
  • Post: Specialist Immunisation Clinic, Infectious Diseases Department, Locked Bag 2010, Nedlands WA 6909

For adverse events following immunisation (AEFI), refer to the WA Vaccine Safety Surveillance website (external link) and submit an AEFI report via:

  • Email: wavss@health.wa.gov.au
  • Fax: (08) 9426 9408
  • Post: Central Immunisation Clinic, PO Box 8172, Perth Business Centre, WA 6849

Seasonal influenza vaccination

A dedicated influenza nurse provides a targeted influenza vaccination service for outpatients and children attending the Stan Perron Immunisation Centre each year prior to and during the influenza season. This free service is available to all children aged six months to five years of age and those medically at risk for complications of influenza infection.

Telephone advice

  • Health professionals at PCH: call the PCH switchboard and ask to be connected to the Stan Perron Immunisation Centre or contact the centre via Vocera. In addition, Infectious Diseases consultative advice can be sought for patients at PCH with individualised vaccine requirements.
  • Health professionals in the community: for advice about complex paediatric immunisations, call the PCH switchboard and ask to speak to the PCH Infectious Diseases consultant on call.
  • Health professionals with general immunisation questions and members of the public: contact Child and Adolescent Community Health, Central Immunisation Clinic, Rheola Street, West Perth on (08) 9321 1312.

More information

External health professionals

Internal PCH health professionals