04 October 2019

The transplant service at The Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH) is one of the largest in the country and the first to reach 1000 live donor kidney transplants.

Plastic model of a brain, interior view
30 September 2019

A team of researchers from the Royal Melbourne Hospital, the Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research and Massachusetts General Hospital (United States) are working to understand factors that contribute to dementia.

Wendy Kelso and Sarah Farrand, BRIGHT-YOD leads
18 September 2019

A Royal Melbourne Hospital-led telehealth project have been helping people with young-onset dementia (YOD) “live well” with the condition.

16 September 2019

In an Australian first, the Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH) has introduced new technology that will uncover the true extent of diabetes in hospital.

Nurses on 7SE with sepsis t-shirts
13 September 2019

The Royal Melbourne Hospital-led ‘Think sepsis. Act fast.’ program has been responsible for saving the lives of 52 Victorians and reduced total hospital length of stay by 3,781 bed days, according to a new report released today.

06 September 2019

During the week of Monday 9 to Friday 13 September 2019, assessors will be at our Melbourne Health sites, including the Royal Melbourne Hospital, to look at how we provide care.

Posy Day 2019
03 September 2019

The Royal Melbourne Hospital celebrated the beginning of spring with its annual Posy Day tradition of delivering brightly coloured bouquets of flowers to patients.

30 August 2019

At The Royal Melbourne Hospital we’re lucky to have staff that work across the Parkville medical precinct, undertaking life-changing research to improve our healthcare.

RMH deputy CEO Adam Horsburgh, Claire Kellock pharmacy, A/Prof Chris MacIsaac, Alexandra Edwards pharmacy and Sue Rice Director of Nursing Operations
27 August 2019

The Royal Melbourne Hospital officially opened its new aseptic suite as it continues to be a leader in clean room set ups around Victoria.

22 August 2019

A recent study into post-operative pain found orthopaedic trauma and surgery can lead to severe acute persistent and chronic pain.