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Contacts for bowel cancer screening

National Bowel Cancer Screening Program

  • National Bowel Cancer Screening Program Information Line: Call 1800 118 868 for general questions regarding the National Screening Program or to order replacement FOBT kits.
  • Faecal Occult Blood Test Helpline: Call 1800 738 365 for information about how to do the Faecal Occult Blood Test.

Queensland Department of Health

Cancer Screening Unit

GE Nurse Coordinators and Health Promotion Officers

These contacts are listed according to the Hospital and Health Services (HHSs) within Queensland.

Health Promotion Officers are in some HHSs. For all other areas, please call 1300 766 927 and your call will be redirected to your local GE Nurse Coordinator.

Cairns and Hinterland

LocationReferral DetailsGE Nurse CoordinatorHealth Promotion Officer
Cairns HospitalFax: 07 4226 7368Telephone: 07 4226 7411
Mobile: 0407 392 762
Fax: 07 4226 7368
Telephone: 1300 766 927

Central Queensland

LocationReferral DetailsGE Nurse CoordinatorHealth Promotion Officer

Rockhampton Hospital

Fax: 07 4920 5749

Online referral form

Telephone: 07 4920 5747

Fax: 07 4920 5749

Telephone: 07 4920 5748

Central West

LocationReferral DetailsGE Nurse CoordinatorHealth Promotion Officer

Rockhampton Hospital

Fax: 07 4920 5749

Online referral form

Telephone: 07 4920 5747
Fax: 07 4920 5749

Telephone: 1300 766 927

Darling Downs

LocationReferral DetailsGE Nurse CoordinatorHealth Promotion Officer

Toowoomba Hospital

Fax: 07 4616 5922

Telephone: 07 4616 6823
Mobile: 0448 618 085
Fax: 07 4616 6144

Telephone: 07 4616 6848
Mobile: 0447 155 530

Gold Coast

LocationReferral DetailsGE Nurse CoordinatorHealth Promotion Officer

Gold Coast University Hospital

Fax: 07 5687 4497

Telephone: 07 5687 4947
Mobile: 0403 444 475
Fax: 07 5687 7815

Telephone: 07 5687 4949
Mobile: 0403 449 226

Mackay

LocationReferral DetailsGE Nurse CoordinatorHealth Promotion Officer

Mackay Base Hospital

Fax: 07 4885 5055

Email: MBH_Referrals@health.qld.gov.au

Telephone: 07 4885 5922
Mobile: 0428 794 069
Fax: 07 4885 5929

Telephone: 07 4885 5920

Metro North

LocationReferral DetailsGE Nurse CoordinatorHealth Promotion Officer

Central Patient Intake,
The Prince Charles Hospital

Telephone: 1300 364 938
Fax: 1300 364 952

Email: central_referral_unit@health.qld.gov.au

Telephone: 07 3139 4106
Mobile: 0408 728 777
Fax: 07 3139 4956

Telephone: 1300 766 927

Metro South

LocationReferral DetailsGE Nurse CoordinatorHealth Promotion Officer

Princess Alexandra Hospital

Telephone: 1300 364 155
Fax: 1300 364 248

Email: ReferralHub_MS@health.qld.gov.au

Telephone: 07 3176 1047
Mobile: 0447 798 400
Fax: 07 3176 1295

Telephone: 07 3176 1046
Mobile: 0419 677 292

Logan Hospital

Telephone: 1300 364 155
Fax: 1300 364 248

Email: ReferralHub_MS@health.qld.gov.au

Telephone: 07 3299 8077
Mobile: 0408 727 523
Fax: 07 3299 8129

 

North West

LocationReferral DetailsGE Nurse CoordinatorHealth Promotion Officer

Mt Isa Hospital

Fax: 07 4743 1959

Telephone: 07 4433 1238
Mobile: 0447 182 122
Fax: 07 4433 1291

Telephone: 1300 766 927

South West

LocationReferral DetailsGE Nurse CoordinatorHealth Promotion Officer

Toowoomba Hospital

Fax: 07 4616 5922

Telephone: 07 4616 6823
Mobile: 0448 618 085
Fax: 07 4616 6144

Telephone: 07 4616 6848
Mobile: 0447 155 530

Sunshine Coast

LocationReferral DetailsGE Nurse CoordinatorHealth Promotion Officer

Nambour Hospital

Telephone: 07 5470 6700
Fax: 07 5470 6377

Telephone: 07 5470 5254 or 07 5370 3196
Fax: 07 5470 5431

Telephone: 1300 766 927

Gympie Hospital

Telephone: 07 5489 8637
Fax: 07 5489 8589

Telephone: 07 5470 5254/ 07 5370 3196
Fax: 07 5470 5431

 

Torres and Cape

LocationReferral DetailsGE Nurse CoordinatorHealth Promotion Officer

Cairns Hospital

Fax: 07 4226 7368

Telephone: 07 4226 7411
Mobile: 0407 392 762
Fax: 07 4226 7368

Telephone: 1300 766 927

Townsville

LocationReferral DetailsGE Nurse CoordinatorHealth Promotion Officer

Townsville Hospital

Fax: 07 4433 2501

Telephone: 07 4433 1238
Mobile: 0447 182 122
Fax: 07 4433 1291

Telephone: 1300 766 927

West Moreton

LocationReferral DetailsGE Nurse CoordinatorHealth Promotion Officer

Ipswich Hospital

Fax: 07 3413 5891

Telephone: 07 3413 5857
Fax: 07 3413 5891

Telephone: 07 3818 4863
Mobile: 0438 732 593

Wide Bay

LocationReferral DetailsGE Nurse CoordinatorHealth Promotion Officer

Hervey Bay Hospital

Maryborough Hospital

Fax: 07 4325 6638

Online referral

Telephone: 07 4122 8321
Mobile: 0447 057 310
Fax: 07 4122 8325

Telephone: 1300 766 927

Bundaberg Hospital

Fax: 07 4303 8299

Online referral

Telephone: 07 4122 8321
Mobile: 0447 057 310
Fax: 07 4122 8325

Last updated: 16 December 2015