New Patient referrals

Outpatient referrals can be made to Dr Kenealy or Dr Herbert specifically, or to The Blood Unit Haematologist and they will be triaged to be seen as soon as possible. A written referral from a general practitioner or specialist is required for all new outpatient referrals. Please ensure you have a current referral when you attend for your consultation.

For all outpatient referrals and enquiries: phone (03) 9500 9345 | fax (03) 9508 6014


Inpatient referrals

Requests for consultation for Cabrini Inpatients can be made by calling our Inpatient Haematology Service on 0499 300 777 or ask for The Blood Unit Consultant via Cabrini Hospital Switchboard 95081222.


Emergency Department referrals

Dr Herbert and Dr Kenealy both participate in the haematologist on-call roster for the Cabrini Hospital Emergency Department, or you can refer a patient to the Emergency Department and specifically request one of our  Haematologists by name.


Haematological Emergencies

The Blood Unit also provides an urgent consulting service for bleeding and clotting emergencies, and urgent referrals for other acute cases. For During hours and After hours and urgent referrals call The Blood Unit Consultant on 0499 300 777. Our Haematologist is available 24 hours a day. Alternatively you can call Cabrini Hospital Switchboard 95081222 and ask for The Blood Unit Consultant on ward service.

For All Appointments

Ph: (03) 9500 9345

Email: [email protected]

Fax: (03) 9508 6014