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.

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

Goulburn Valley Hospice Care Service preferred referral method – PalCare e-referral via website

 

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

Wodonga Ph: (02) 6051 7423

Wangaratta Ph: (02) 6051 7423

 

MND Shared Care Worker Ph: (03) 5722 5184

 

Consumer Brochure: Palliative Care Brochure Hume Region

Health professional’s brochure: Health Professionals Guide to Palliative Care in the Hume Region

 

Community Palliative Care Services

Benalla Palliative Care Service

Benalla Health

Ph: (03) 5761 4207

Fax: (03) 5761 4211

www.benallahealth.org.au

 

Goulburn Valley Hospice Care Service

Ph: (03) 5822 0068

Fax: (03) 5831 6570

www.hospice.shepparton.net.au

 

Lower Hume Palliative Care Service

Seymour Health

Ph: (03) 5735 8070

Fax: (03) 5735 8067

www.seymourhealth.org.au

 

Moira Palliative Care Service

NCN Health

Ph: (03) 5862 0558

Fax: (03) 5862 0569

www.ncnhealthservices.org.au

 

NHW Palliative Care Service

Northeast Health Wangaratta

Ph: (03) 5722 5184

Fax: (03) 5722 5419

www.northeasthealth.org.au

 

Wodonga 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 Palliative Care Consultancy Service

PO Box 326, Albury, NSW, 2640

Phone: (02) 6051 7423

Fax: (02) 6058 4314

Email: Palliative.Care@awh.org.au