This service assists GPs & patients with accessing one-off psychiatric assessments provided under MBS Item Number 291. The service is supported by a website that facilitates psychiatrists to register and list suitable appointments. GPs seeking a referral for patients complete the online screening and assessment process, referrals are then received by the GP PASA team and allocated appropriately. This service is administered by Adelaide PHN’s Central Referral Unit.
GPs seeking 291 assessment should visit the website, complete the online screening and assessment process. The GP PASA team will receive referrals and allocate referrals to the next available appointment.