Admit or Refer a Patient

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GP referrals

GPs seeking specialist care or an admission to St Stephen’s Hospital for a patient may provide a referral directly to one of our accredited Visiting Medical Practitioners or contact the hospital to request an acute admission. To find a specialist, please search for a doctor.

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Acute admissions 07 4120 6157

How to refer and admit a patient in three steps.

Step 1: Call 07 4120 6157 to confirm availability with the patient flow manager, who will advise who is the rostered admitting doctor.

Step 2: Contact the admitting doctor to provide medical handover.

Step 3: Complete a Referral for Admission form and fax the form to 07 4124 8061 (preferred) or email it to during business hours. If after hours, call 07 4120 6157 to request an email address.

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