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GP Liaison Unit

About the GP Liaison Unit

Barwon Health's GP Liaison Unit (GPLU) was established to assist GPs with access to hospital services and improve communication between Barwon Health and General Practice.

Located at University Hospital Geelong, the GPLU works closely with Western Victoria Primary Health Network to ensure all programs and activities meet the needs of GPs and ultimately enhance patient care.

Some of the programs include:

  • Development and implementation of referral and management guidelines for GPs which assist in Outpatient demand management
  • Creation of outpatient referral templates
  • Assist GPs in accessing hospital services
  • Facilitating communication between the hospital and GPs in the community

GPLU staff

Dr Jeff Urquhart, GP Liaison Consultant

Sandra Lowther, GPLU Program Manager

Melinda Hughes, GPLU Co-ordinator

External Health Services and GP requests for patient information

Please provide written request for specific information, with patient consent to either:

Fax:        (03) 4215 1242

Email:    medrec@barwonhealth.org.au

Ph:         (03) 4215 1170

Reference guides

Service information 2019 *Updated Dec 2019*

Presentations

Message board archive

2020

2019

 

Last Modified: Thursday, 28 May 2020

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Message board

28 May 2020

COVID-19 Update #6

The Acute Respiratory Assessment Clinic will close COB Friday 5 June. For more information click here

COVID-19 GP Circulars:

View message board archives at the bottom of this page.

Contact us

Ph: (03) 4215 8845
Fax: (03) 4215 0453

gpfeedback@barwonhealth.org.au

Level 2, central core, University Hospital Geelong

Related Links

GP referral templates