The Southport Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

How to self-refer - Mental Health

Who can refer a patient?

We accept self-referrals* along with referrals from other hospitals, medical specialists and general practitioners. 

We accept the following patients for admission:

  • Private Patients
  • Any patient with relevant hospital insurance cover. We will always confirm with your insurer prior to your admission if you are appropriately covered.
  • Self-Insured Patients
  • A quote will be provided to patients prior to admission
  • Workers Compensation/Third Party
  • Approval needs to be sought from the insurance company prior to admission
  • Veterans Affairs Patients (DVA)
  • Veterans and War Widows may be admitted to the hospital

Self-referring patients should contact us before presenting to The Southport Specialist Suites.

Contact Numbers for Referral

Southport Specialist Suites
Phone: 0756 718 999
Fax: 0756 718 990

*In order to claim a Medicare rebate patients will need to provide a referral letter with a doctor's provider number.