• For medical professionals
For medical professionals

For medical professionals

St John of God Richmond Hospital works closely with a wide range of health professionals, including GPs, allied health practitioners, nurses and medical professionals, to provide comprehensive care for our patients.

Care at St John of God Richmond Hospital is led by a team of directors:

  • Medical Director and Medical Superintendent, Dr Lavinia Schmidtman
  • Director of Nursing, Ashley Baker
  • Director of Allied Health, Jae Lee


All doctors that admit patients or consult at St John of God Richmond Hospital must be accredited. For more information on accreditation, visit our accreditation page.

The Medical Services & Clinical Governance Coordinator is the point of contact for information or questions regarding accreditation at St John of God Richmond Hospital:

Medical Services & Clinical Governance Coordinator
St John of God Burwood Hospital
13 Grantham Street, Burwood, NSW 2134
Tel: (02) 9715 9248
Email: [email protected]


You are welcome to refer your patients to any specialist who practices at our hospital. Use our Find a Doctor function to see a list of doctors credentialed to practice at our hospital.

General Practitioners

St John of God Richmond Hospital is accredited by the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners to hold GP Education evenings. This enables GPs to work towards the 130 points that is required each triennium of their continuous professional development.

To register your interest please email [email protected] or phone (02) 4570 6202.


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By-laws for health professionals

The St John of God Health Care By-laws set out the terms and conditions which medical practitioners must comply with to seek accreditation to admit and care for patients at our hospital.

Free assessment and referrals service for Western Sydney veterans

The Veteran Engagement and Assessment Program (VEAP) covers the Western Sydney Primary Health Network region and provides access for Veterans to seek information on mental health services and Veteran entitlements, obtain a full clinical assessment and receive referrals to clinical, veteran, trauma or other health or social wellbeing services in their location.

This service has been made possible by funding from Western Sydney Primary Health Network.

The program is available for Veterans, their partners and children or other family members caring for those experiencing difficulties.

To refer a client please contact please download the referral form and contact:
Tel: 0400 373 425
Email:[email protected]