You can use the HealthPathways website to refer patients to us.

It includes:

  • clinical prioritisation criteria
  • referral advice and contact numbers
  • specialist contact lists
  • referral forms.

GPs should use HealthPathways at the point of care.

You can also use it if you’re a hospital specialist, nurse, allied health or other health professional.

How to use HealthPathways

Log in and search health conditions on the Wide Bay HealthPathways website.

If you don’t have access, you can register on the HealthPathways website.

Smart Referrals

You can send referrals electronically using Smart Referrals. Learn more about Smart Referrals on the Queensland Health website.

Refer a patient to emergency

Call the emergency department at your closest hospital. You also need to send a fax request after you call us.

You can find phone and fax numbers on our hospitals and health centres page.

Learn more about emergency assessments on the HealthPathways website.

Last updated: September 2023