Make a referral Specialist clinics

  • RCH Outpatients are now called Specialist clinics

    RCH referral icon

    Install template

    The Victorian Statewide Referral Form (VSRF)

    Send your referral to:

    • Fax (03) 9345 5034
    • Email
    • Confirming receipt of referrel tel (03) 9345-6789

    Go back to Make a referralfor:

    • Pathology, radiology, mental health and private referrals
    • Pre-referral guidelines and Clinical Services Directory
    • Installing referral template to your desktop software

    URGENT referral?

    • Please clearly write URGENT on the referral AND include an easily contactable number (eg. your mobile) on the referral.

    Telehealth referral?

    • Please clearly write ?FOR TELEHEALTH? on the referral.
    • You and/or your patient must be in a telehealth-eligible region.
    • See for more information.

    Referral queries

    (eg.status of referral, not clinical queries)

    • Telephone (03) 9345 7060 #2
    • Email - for referrals and any general Specialist Clinics queries (not clinical queries)

    Coordinate multiple appointments

    • Please contact the RCH Specialist Clinics Nurse Unit Manager
    • Tel (03) 9345 5689
    • email
    • or via Specialist Clinics bookings tel (03) 9345 7060 #2

    Family-focused bookings

    • A letter will be posted to your patient once your referral has been triaged, asking them to make an appointment.
    • This can take around four  weeks.
    • Please ask the family to keep their address up-to-date with us.