Please review our Privacy Statement before filling out the form.

Personal and Health Information Collection Statement

Fairfield Paediatrics (“us”, “we”, “our”) only collect the information we need in order to perform our services (“Services”).

We comply at all times with the Australian Privacy law which regulates how personal information is handled including all your health details which are considered sensitive information (“Personal Sensitive Information”). We will not disclose your Personal Sensitive Information without your consent unless required due to a medical emergency, injury, health risk or similar and we will only do so to a qualified professional who is under the same duty of confidentiality.

You may contact us by writing to the Director of Fairfield Paediatrics, PO Box 221, Fairfield VIC 3078 and have the right to gain access to the information held by Fairfield Paediatrics about you.

Our Privacy Policy on our website contains information on how you may request access to, and correction of, any of the information we hold about you including your Personal Sensitive Information and how you may complain about a breach of your privacy as well as how we will deal with a complaint.

By providing us with this Personal Sensitive Information, you acknowledge and agree that the information you are providing to us is true and correct at the time you are providing it to us. You will notify us with any changes and keep it updated on a regular basis while you are using our Services. You can access your Personal Sensitive Information by request at any time.

We keep your Personal Sensitive Information secure and do not use it for any purposes unrelated to our Services. All our employees and any staff who may have access this personal information are under a strict duty of confidentiality and privacy practices are adhered to. Please note: we securely destroy all your Personal Sensitive Information after your child turns 25 or 7 years from the last point of contact (whichever is the longer) if you have ceased using our Services.

From time to time, we may use your Personal Sensitive Information to contact you in relation to information on our Services. You can unsubscribe at any time or advise us that you withdraw your consent to these specific uses and be removed from any further marketing or information we may send.

Important Note: Our Services are not a substitute for medical attention, treatment, examination, advice or diagnosis. You are responsible for consulting a doctor before commencing any new regimes or alterations to your diet or health. You take full responsibility for making the informed decision to use our Services. You hereby agree to irrevocably release and waive any claims you may have now or in the future against us.

Patient's Information

Medicare card number
Medicare reference number
Medicare expiry date

Indigenous or Torres Strait Islander descent
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Interpreter required?
YesNo

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Referring GP / Eligible Midwife Information

Referral type
New patientChange in conditionReferral expired

Reason for referral
Please include clinical details, management to date, investigation results and any significant medical or social history.

If the possibility of an autism spectrum disorder has been raised with the family or they are concerned about this possibility, please mention this in the referral.

If the patient is a current client of Fairfield Paediatrics and there has been no change in the patient’s condition but the referral has expired or a new referral has been requested, only a very brief referral (1-2 lines) is required.