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What do I need to bring to hospital?

Please bring the following items:

  • Medicare Card
  • Health insurance details, if you have insurance
  • Health Care Card, if you are eligible for healthcare assistance.
  • Veteran's Affairs details, if applicable
  • Full/part pension number, if applicable
  • WorkCare or TAC information with employer details and claim number, if applicable
  • Referral letters
  • X-rays
  • Current medications
  • Pharmaceutical entitlement number
  • Telephone numbers of two family members or friends who can be contacted if necessary

Please do not wear make-up or nail polish, and do not bring valuables such as money or jewellery. Wear comfortable walking shoes or slippers and loose clothing. Pyjamas and dressing gowns are not required. All necessary clothing will be provided.