GP Liaison - Contact, Updates & Education

Important Numbers

Eastern Health Contact Centre: 1300 342 255

Release of Information (ROI): 9871 3655 Fax: 9871 3357


GP Liaison Officer: 0403 914 357.

GP Hotline

Connecting GP in current consultation with a Patient with EH Registrar

03 9194 7900

Hours of operation:

  • Monday to Friday 08.30am -06.00pm
  • Saturday 09.00am -12.30pm

GP Medical Liaison Officer

Eastern Health's GP Medical Liaison Officer, Dr Penny Gaskell's, main role is to develop and improve communication between General Practice and Eastern Health.
Dr Gaskell is available Monday, Thursdays and every second Tuesday to answer any GP enquiries and can be contacted via phone on 9955 7500 or via email

GP Liaison Newsletter - What's happening at Eastern Health

Current June GP Newsletter (PDF, 544KB)

If you would like to subscribe to the Eastern Health quarterly email and receive updates on Eastern Health, please email GP Liaison on  

We welcome feedback and suggestions on how we can improve our services to you.

Are your GP contact details up to date?

Eastern Health receives GP details via the National Health Services Directory (NHSD). Practice managers are reminded to contact the NHSD via to make any changes. If the GP name and practice are not on the NHSD, GPs will not receive electronic summaries. Please contact Penny Gaskell if you would like any additional information.

GP education

Eastern Health invites all GPs to attend education sessions at Eastern Health Hospitals. Please note that the timetables may vary and will be updated regularly.

Aged Care Education at Peter James Centre

GPs are invited to attend the weekly education sessions at Peter James Centre

Day and Time: Fridays 1- 2pm, Northside room

Location: Peter James Centre , Cnr Mahoneys Rd and Burwood Hwy, Burwood Eastern Health

For further information, contact Dr Penny Gaskell GPLO Eastern Health on 9955 7500

Eastern Melbourne PHN Events

For further information and registration of all local GP education events, please go to: