Referral to Palliative Care

Palliative Care service’s in the Hume Region are provided by:

  • Physicians in Palliative Medicine
  • Palliative Care Nurse Practitioners/Candidate
  • Palliative Care Clinical Nurse Consultants
  • Palliative Care Clinical Nurse Specialists
  • Registered Nurses
  • Social Workers
  • Family Support Workers
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Bereavement Support Coordinators
  • Volunteers

Referral to Palliative Care

Please include:

  • Referral letter or form
  • Recent pathology results
  • Recent radiology results
  • Current medication list
  • Other relevant information

 

Please phone the palliative care service prior to sending a referral.

 

Community Palliative Care Referral

Referrals are accepted from medical, nursing, allied health, and other health professionals.

Client consent is required.

Preferred method of referral is online via the PalCare referral links below.

Self-referral is also welcome by calling a Community Palliative Care Service to make an enquiry.

 

Palliative Care Consultancy Referral

Referrals are accepted from medical, nursing or community palliative care.

East Hume Region Ph: (02) 6051 7423

Goulburn Region Ph: (03) 5831 0018

 

Outpatient clinics

Medical referral required.

Shepparton Ph: (03) 5831 0018

Albury Wodonga Ph: (02) 6051 7335

 

MND Shared Care Worker Ph: (03) 5722 5184

 

Consumer Brochure: Palliative Care brochure Hume Region

Health professional’s brochure: Health professionals Guide to PC Hume Region

 

Community Palliative Care Services

Benalla Community Palliative Care Service

Benalla Health

Ph: (03) 5761 4207

Fax: (03) 5761 4211

Referral: PalCare

www.benallahealth.org.au

 

Goulburn Valley Hospice Care Service

Ph: (03) 5822 0068

Fax: (03) 5831 6570

Referral: PalCare

www.gvhospice.com.au

 

Lower Hume Community Palliative Care Service

Seymour Health

Ph: (03) 5735 8070

Referral: PalCare

www.seymourhealth.org.au

 

Moira Community Palliative Care Service

NCN Health

Ph: (03) 5862 0558

Fax: (03) 5862 0569

Referral: PalCare

www.ncnhealthservices.org.au

 

NHW Community Palliative Care Service

Northeast Health Wangaratta

Ph: (03) 5722 5184

Fax: (03) 5722 5419

Referral: PalCare

www.northeasthealth.org.au

 

Wodonga Community Palliative Care Service

Albury Wodonga Health

Ph: (02) 6051 7423

Fax: (02) 6058 4314

 

Regional Consultancy Services

Goulburn Region Palliative Care Consultancy Service

Graham St, Shepparton, Vic., 3530

Phone: (03) 5831 0018

Fax: (03) 5832 2394

Mobile: 0438 842 389

Email: Pall.Consultancy@gvhealth.org.au

 

East Hume Regional Consultancy Palliative Care Service

PO Box 326, Albury, NSW, 2640

Phone: (02) 6051 7423

Fax: (02) 6058 4314

Email: Palliative.Care@awh.org.au