Rural and regional

  • Referral process

    How to contact VFPMS in your region

    • Ring the regional hospital switchboard and ask for the Paediatrician on call
    • Ring VFPMS metro on 1300 66 11 42

    Remember - advice and consultation is available 24/7 by telephone: 1300 66 11 42

    VFPMS contacts in your region

    Click on the links below for contact details of services in your region.
    Information about regional service providers is updated by the VFPMS Nurse Managers in January and July each year. Please contact enquiries@vfpms.org.au if you would like us to make a correction or an addition to our regional contacts. 

    VFPMS medical report template

    It is recommended that all regional providers use the VFPMS medical report template when preparing regional medical reports (.doc, .pdf).
    It is also recommended that all regional providers who are preparing reports read How to prepare a medico-legal report for VFPMS

    VFPMS regional claims for consultation and medical reports

    To make a VFPMS regional claim:

    Please note: claims must be received within 30 days of consultation. 

    Thank you to the Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine (VIFM) for provision of their fee structure. VFPMS is maintaining the same arrangement for settling claims.