When referring a patient please ensure:
Accurate ACC details including having the correct body site listed on the claim.
If it's a work related injury provide details of accredited employer.
Details of any previous treatment or surgery.
List general medical problems and any medications or allergies.
Conducting imaging (X-ray or Ultrasound) prior to specialist appointment is helpful in speeding up the process.
Correct and up to date contact details for the patient.
Referrals are processed within 48 hours of being received