Womens and Childrens Health

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4 years 2 months
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Location Details
Contact us
Phone
02 9113 1111
Street address
Gray St, Kogarah, NSW 2217
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-33.9676303, 151.1334852

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Women’s and Children’s Health, St George Hospital, Kogarah

St George Hospital has treated many COVID positive patients since the start of the recent COVID-19 Delta outbreak in Sydney and the hard work done to take care of these p

Staff from St George Hospital’s Vaccination Hub celebrated a major milestone last week after administering over 50,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines since opening in March.

Outpatient Department

Member for

4 years 2 months
Submitted by rod.isaacs on Thu, 22/07/2021 - 05:12

SERVICES OFFERED

  • Anticoagulation
  • Cardiothoracic (INTERNAL REFERRALS ONLY)
  • Colorectal
  • Dermatology
  • Diabetes
  • Drug & Alcohol
  • Endocrine
  • Gastroenterology
  • Geriatric
  • Gestational Endocrine
  • Haematology
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Immunology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Movement Disorder
  • Nerve & Muscle
  • Neurology
  • Rheumatology
  • Surgical upper GI (INTERNAL REFERRALS ONLY)
  • Swallow
  • Transitional & Young Adults Diabetes Services
  • Vascular
  • Wound
  • UV

Outpatient Referral Form

Outpatient Referral Form

 

HOW TO MAKE OR CANCEL AN APPOINTMENT?

You will need to get your General practitioner (GP) or specialist doctor to write a referral to use our service including medical history, relevant test results and list of medications.

Once received the referral will be then be triaged by our specialist and we will then send you a letter via post regarding your appointment details. Kindly ensure that your GP has the right mailing address and contact details attached in your referral.

To reschedule or cancel an appointment kindly call us at 9113 2513 during office hours.

Reminder: Appointments cannot be made via telephone.

 

DO YOU NEED AN INTERPRETER?

Kindly call us to make a booking should you require an interpreter on the day of your appointment.

 

OTHER INFORMATION?

Patients with Medicare care are bulk billed. There is a nominated fee for patients attending this clinic without Medicare card.

 

DO YOU WANT TO BOOK A COLORECTAL APPOINTMENT?

Patients will initially be seen at:
Colorectal Associates, Hurstville Private Hospital,
Suite 3, Level 2
37 Gloucester Road,
Hurstville, NSW, 2220
HOTLINE: 02 8566 1000

NOTE: REFERRALS MUST BE SENT VIA FAX - 9113-2297 FIRST BEFORE CALLING THE HOTLINE.

 

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Location Details
Contact us
Phone
02 9113 2513
Fax
02 9113 2297
Street address
Ground Floor, Prince William Wing
St George Hospital
Belgrave St, Kogarah NSW 2217

Operating Hours: Monday – Friday (8:00 AM – 4:30 PM)
Phone: 02 9113-2513 (8:00 – 10:00 AM & 2:00 – 4:00 PM)
 

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-33.9659368, 151.1339934

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Outpatient Department, St George Hospital, Kogarah NSW 2217

St George Hospital cardiology and coronary care staff showed their competitive spirit recently, sporting teams in the male and female tournaments

Heart Support Service

Member for

4 years 2 months
Submitted by rod.isaacs on Tue, 29/06/2021 - 15:50

 

The Heart Support Service is a community-based nurse specialist team that coordinates with your GP and Cardiologist to support and manage your heart condition at home.

 

Who is eligible?

People who have a diagnosis of heart failure.

 

Heart Failure Action Plan:

Heart Failure Action Plan

Contact Details

Heart Support Service:

  • Monday - Friday (07:30 - 16:00)
  • Phone: 9113-3042
  • Fax: 9113-1826

Heart Failure Clinic:

Clinic times: 
Clinic appointments are available on Tuesday morning (09:00 - 12:00). 
Phone: 9113-3172
Fax: 9113-1826

Booking:
Your local doctor (GP) needs to fax a referral letter to Cardiology Department. Our receptionist will contact you to arrange an appointment.

Location:
The Heart Failure Clinic is located in the Cardiology Department, Level 1, Clinical Services Building, St George Hospital.
Enter via Kensington St.

 

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Location Details
Contact us
Phone
02 9113 3042
Fax
02 9113 1826
Street address
Clinical Services Building, St George Hospital, Kensington St, Kogarah NSW Australia 2217
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-33.966662, 151.134842

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The Heart Support Service, St George Hospital Kogarah NSW 2217 Australia
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Cardiac Rehabilitation

Member for

4 years 2 months
Submitted by rod.isaacs on Tue, 29/06/2021 - 07:40

Cardiac Rehabilitation is an exercise and education program designed to help you recover from a heart related event or surgery.

Cardiac Rehabilitation is recommended to develop and maintain a healthy lifestyle and reduce your risk for further heart events.

Before commencing the program you will have an individual assessment with a cardiac nurse and physiotherapist.

 

Who is eligible?

If you have had any of the following:

  • Heart Attack (Myocardial Infarction)
  • Unstable Angina with significant coronary artery disease
  • Heart Surgery (bypass, valve surgery)
  • Chest surgery that involves sternotomy (cutting the breastbone)
  • Stent/balloon (PCI)
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Transplant
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Defibrillator Insertion (ICD)
  • Cardiac Arrest

Cardiac rehabilitation may also be offered for other cardiac conditions after discussion with a coordinator.

 

Angina Action Plan

Angina Action Plan

 

It is recommended that people who have a history of coronary artery disease have glyceryl trinitrate medication (Anginine) tablet or spray available to place/spray under the tongue in case of angina, unless contraindicated.

If your symptoms go away you can resume your activities gently.

IMPORTANT - if your angina becomes more frequent, severe, lasts longer or happens when you are doing very little or resting, see your doctor in the next 24 hours.

 

Useful Links

Aboriginal Heart Health:
https://www.svhhearthealth.com.au/aboriginal-heart-health

Australian Red Cross Basic Life Support Course:
https://www.redcross.org.au/get-involved/learn/first-aid/courses/provide-basic-emergency-life-support

Beyond Blue:
https://www.beyondblue.org.au/get-support/get-immediate-support

Diabetes Australia:
https://www.diabetesaustralia.com.au/

Eat For Health:
https://www.eatforhealth.gov.au/

Get Healthy:
https://www.gethealthynsw.com.au/

Heart Health Information in your Language:
https://www.heartfoundation.org.au/Heart-health-education/Info-lote

My Heart My Life:
https://www.myheartmylife.org.au/?source=HF_Web

NSW Smoking Quitline:
https://www.icanquit.com.au/

 

Contact us

Inpatient Coordinator (Mon-Fri - referrals, bookings, general enquires)
Phone: 02 9113 3143
Fax: 02 9113 1826

Outpatient Coordinator & Physiotherapist
Phone: 02 9113 2703
Address: St George Hospital
1st Floor Prince William Wing Physiotherapy Gymnasium
Enter via the Kensington St entrance. Free validated parking available.
 

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Location Details
Contact us
Phone
02 9113 3143
Fax
02 9113 1826
Street address
St George Hospital
1st Floor Prince William Wing Physiotherapy Gymnasium
Kensington St, Kogarah NSW 2217
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Cardiac Rehabilitation location on SGH Campus Map
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Cardiac Rehabilitation, St George Hospital Kogarah NSW 2217 Australia

St George and Sutherland Shire Members of Parliament - from both side of politics - recently came together to tour the COVID-19 Vaccination Hub at St George H