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Update your practice details

The Secure Transfer Service (STS) AddressBook contains healthcare listings, practitioners and provider information. Metro South Health uses this GP address book to determine where to send important clinical information such as discharge summaries and clinical letters to GPs. It is important to keep your details up-to-date to ensure correspondence is received.

Benefits for your GPs and practice include:

  • Ability to receive important clinical information electronically, improving communication of discharge, outpatient letters and pathology results
  • Secure transfer of referrals
  • Supports GP registration to The Health Provider Portal.

Update practice details

To update your details, please complete the STS AddressBook form (PDF, 441.99 KB) and email as an attachment to .

It is important to update the STS AddressBook every time there is a change to staff members or provider information at the clinic. It may be helpful to save an electronic copy for future reference. 

If you are only updating one GP's details

If you are only needing to update one GP's details, you may use the STS AddressBook Individual Update Form (PDF, 337.47 KB) and email as an attachment to 

Further information

For further information and assistance, please contact the Metro South GP Liaison Team via Email  or  Phone 1300 364 155 – Option 2

Last updated 19 January 2023
Last reviewed 13 September 2018