Changes to contact details

Kirkman Psychiatry and Telehealth Practice has a new Fax number. Practices should Fax referrals to 03 62250408 Phone for Practice remains the same  03 62251672 Read more »

Hobart newspaper article on Dr Ross Kirkman

Telehealth consultations were recently the subject of a well written article by The Mercury journalist Hannah Martin.   Online spin on the house call A HOBART psychiatrist is Australia’s leading telehealth practitioner, responsible for 3 per cent of all web-based consultations last year. Ross Kirkman carried out more than 1500 […] Read more »

Important resource – the SANE Media Centre

The SANE Media Centre promotes and supports the accurate and responsible portrayal of mental illness and suicide within the Australian media. The SANE Media Centre provides the media and the mental health sector with guidance about reporting and portrayal of mental illness and suicide-related issues. The SANE Media Centre achieves […] Read more »

Valuable resource on Telehealth

Dr Victoria  Wade has written a great Telehealth handbook– downloadable from  the Unicare website at http://www.e-unicare.com.au/about-us/ This is a valuable resource, (as is the  website) full of valid and relevant information regarding Telehealth in the Australian context. A must read for GPs and clinics participating (or considering doing so) in […] Read more »

Welcome

Hello and welcome to my new website. My name is Dr Ross Kirkman, I am a Psychiatrist and I operate a Telehealth Practice from Hobart Tasmania. Telehealth refers to a doctor delivering patient care without being in direct face-to-face contact with the patient – so I can consult with patients […] Read more »