SCPH Buderim Heart Centre
For STEMI, call 000. On arrival, the ambulance officer will call the Buderim Heart Centre on 1300 675 897 to arrange urgent transfer to SCPH and to activate the 24/7 on call cath lab team.
For all other cardiac admissions, the SCPH Buderim Heart Centre Service allows referrers to directly admit a heart patient to CCU at Sunshine Coast Private Hospital, Buderim, under Dr Kypraios. Call 1300 675 897, 24/7/365.
Your call will be taken by the senior Critical Care RMO at SCPH, who will take handover, organize a health fund check, confirm bed availability and accept the admission on behalf of Dr. Kypraios in one call.
Examples of appropriate admissions by referring doctors directly to CCU at SCPH include:
Possible cardiac chest pain
This established, quick and convenient service allows you to organize an admission in one call, and has become popular amongst GP referrers since its commencement. SCPH provides General and Interventional cardiology cover 24/7/365.