Grampians Health Ballarat GP Liaison Unit (GPLU) assist GP's to access hospital services and improve communication between Grampians Health Ballarat and General Practices.

Initiatives that GP liaison have worked on include:

  • Development and implementation of the SMART referral template.  
  • Coordination of the Grampians Health Ballarat GP reference group. Current GP membership:
    • Dr Rob Campbell
    • Dr Alison Miller
    • Dr Mark Churcher
    • Dr Kerry Hewitt
    • Dr Samantha Culvenor
  • Initiate opportunities for General Practitioners to contribute to hospital services
  • Monitor and evaluate the processes relating to the interface between Grampians Health Ballarat and the GP community


Dr Samantha Culvenor
GP Liaison Consultant
Ph: 03 5320 6677

Ms. Jannine Rigby
GP Liaison Manager
Ph: 03 5320 6676

Fax: 03 5320 8725
Monday - Thursday 8am to 4pm

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