For public holiday hours, please contact this service.
Billing: No Fee
Wheelchair access: Yes
Referrals to specialist outpatient services within Logan Hospital must be in writing, and as a minimum contain the following: ò Patient demographics including Medicare number and Interpreter requirements ò PatientÆs mobile phone contact number and an alternate postal or contact address (if not the same as usual residence) ò Reason for referral (including the problem to be assessed, degree of loss of function, pain experienced) ò Results of relevant investigations (pathology, radiology, histology) ò Current medications and doses, prescribed and over the counter (note any recent changes in drug therapy) ò Allergies (drug/topical preparation) ò Relevant information about the patientÆs condition such as previous medical/surgical treatment (include systemic and topical medications prescribed for the condition) and details of any associated medical conditions which may affect the condition or its treatment (e.g., diabetes) ò Relevant psychological and social issues impacted by condition ò Smoking and alcohol history. ò significant symptoms, e.g. chest pain, breathlessness, syncope or palpitations ò exercise tolerance ò risk factors ò results of any recent cardiac investigations: (ECG, CXR, Echo, stress test) ò LFT, FBC, TFT, cholesterol, electrolytes ò details of any prior cardiac surgical/interventional procedures.