From time reporters or journalists take an interest in patients
at The Royal Children’s Hospital.
Corporate Communications at the RCH manages all media contact for hospital staff, patients and their
It’s essential to first speak with our Communications team on
9345 5138 before allowing media to visit your child in hospital. This team
manages all media contact (including calls and visits) for hospital staff,
patients and their families.
If your child becomes the subject of media interest, our
Communications team is available to support and advise you – whether you would
prefer to speak to the media yourself, or to have us handle all media enquiries
on your behalf.
It’s important to be aware that media cannot come into the
hospital without permission from Communications, and will will not release any
personal information about your child to the media without your consent.