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If your child is critically unwell, please call 000.
If you have an issue with or are after advice about your
child's health, please see your GP, contact Nurse on Call or 13 SICK as the emergency department cannot give you medical advice over
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If your child has been seen
recently (within 24-48 hours) in Emergency and you have questions regarding
their treatment plan, please call 03 9345 5522. Please note that our
doctors and nurses are unable to provide medical advice over the phone as they
cannot adequately assess your child to provide appropriate treatment; if you’re
concerned for your child’s health please visit your nearest emergency
department or call 000.
Telephone +61 9345 5522Monday - Friday during business hours only
and health providers can phone for clinical advice or FAX through a referral to
the Emergency Department, please note this is for ED only and not outpatient specialist
Telephone +61 3 9345 5522 (RCH switchboard)
Facsimile +61 3 9345 6006
Please note that this FAX number is NOT for outpatient appointments - please use 03 9345 5034.
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