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What to bring

Please bring the following important items with your admission details. 

You can use this checklist to help you:

  • Medicare card
  • Pension card
  • Health fund membership details
  • Health Care Card, if you are eligible for healthcare assistance
  • If you are eligible for WorkCover or you are being admitted to hospital following a road accident, we require your claim number and insurance details
  • Veterans’ Card, if applicable
  • Current x-rays


During your stay in hospital you will need:

  • Pyjamas or night gown
  • Dressing gown
  • Non-slip, supportive slippers or shoes
  • Toiletries (including tissues)
  • Any medication that you are taking (please give this to your nurse upon admission)
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Money for television and telephone

You may also like to bring items to pass the time such as books, magazines or craftwork.