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Step inside one of Australia’s busiest emergency departments

The frontline heroes at one of Australia’s busiest emergency wards feature in Emergency, Nine’s gripping medical series set at the Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH).

About the show

Emergency offers behind-the-scenes access to the Royal Melbourne Hospital Emergency Department (ED), capturing each step of a patient's journey from the moment they are rushed into hospital.

The series reveals the compassion, skill and composure of our dedicated doctors and nurses as they care for victims of accidents, falls, assaults and other life-threatening incidents.

As events unfold, personal interviews with our doctors and nurses delve into the challenges, critical decisions and emotional toll of each case, while patients and families tell the circumstances that have brought them to the ED.


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This observational documentary series, filmed at the Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH), offers behind-the-scenes access to one of the busiest major trauma centres in Melbourne, Australia.


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As one of Victoria's two adult Major Trauma Centres, the RMH has one of the biggest major trauma loads in Australia.

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