09 February 2018

In an Australian first, the Royal Melbourne Hospital is pioneering an innovative model of care that lets more people with fractures have their local GPs manage their injury, instead of being seen by a hospital orthopaedic specialist.

07 February 2018

Melbourne Health continues to encourage any member of staff who has experienced or witnessed misconduct, at any time, to report it to their manager, our People and Culture department, or through our anonymous reporting tool, weCare.

The Department of Health and Human Services has appointed Charles Scerri QC to investigate claims of misconduct made against the former Melbourne Health Board Chair, Robert Doyle.

As the investigation is proceeding we will not be providing further comment.

06 February 2018

The RMH renal transplant team performed a record number of transplant operations in Victoria in 2017, in an exceptionally busy year for the nephrology department.

01 February 2018

Patients who have undergone removal of the larynx are finding their voice again thanks to a new program at The Royal Melbourne Hospital.

26 January 2018

Congratulations to four of our staff, who have been recognised for outstanding achievement in their fields in the 2018 Australia Day Honours.

22 January 2018

Two Royal Melbourne Hospital research projects have received Federal Government grants as part of $12 million in funding to support world-class medical research.

17 January 2018

Melbourne Health is supporting the family of a staff member since becoming aware of an incident at a 2016 function.

It is inappropriate to provide further comment while Dr Ian Freckelton QC conducts an independent investigation on behalf of the City of Melbourne.

Robert Doyle has taken leave from his role at Melbourne Health.

Melbourne Health is united against sexual harassment, assault or discrimination of any sort.

Our community is, rightly, more and more empowered to stand up and call out incidents of sexual harassment both in the workplace and more widely.

22 December 2017

Following a distressing or frightening event like the Flinders Street incident, it is normal to have strong physical and emotional reactions.

19 December 2017

It was November 2011 and Nandita was rock-climbing with her friends in the Cathedral Ranges when her accident happened.

17 December 2017

Robert Doyle has advised the Department of Health and Human Services and the Melbourne Health Board that he will take a month's leave as Melbourne Health Chair.

Board member, Mrs Jane Bell, will now serve as Acting Chair of Melbourne Health.