SESLHD improving communications of patient care information to GPs

GPs will soon receive streamlined communications from South Eastern Sydney Local Health District (SESLHD) and Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District (ISLHD) through My Health Record and Secure Messaging.

The sending of the Community discharge summaries and Inpatient admission and discharge notifications will take affect from 3 August 2020 with a transition period up to 1 November 2020.

Faxing of Discharges summaries and Inpatient admission and discharges notification will cease from 2 November 2020.

To be able to receive patient care information successfully, please ensure you are registered for My Health Record and connected to a secure messaging solution such as Argus, HealthLink or Medical Objects.

To assist you with this, please contact CESPHNs Digital Health team via digitalhealth@cesphn.com.au

To update GP and practice details please contact one of the following hospitals below and your details will be updated for all SESLHD and ISLHD Hospitals. 

Hospital

Department

Phone

Fax

Calvary Hospital

Clinical Information Service

9553 3488     

9553 3483

Prince of Wales Hospital

Health Information Unit

9382 9172

9382 3777

Royal Hospital for Women

Health Information Unit

9382 9172

9382 3777

St George Hospital

Clinical Information Service

9113 2888

 

Sutherland Hospital

Clinical Information Service

9113 2888

 

Sydney Hospital & Sydney Eye Hospital

Medical Records Department

SESLHD-SSEH-ClinicalInformation@health.nsw.gov.au

9382 7339

9382 7388

War Memorial Hospital

Medical Records Department

9369 0242 
9369 0241