We provide diagnostic, clinical, teaching and research services that focus on supporting both acute care and community health services.
- Pathology is a bulk-billing service providing a range of more than 1500 pathology tests
- Specialist testing in a range of disciplines for other pathology services
- Statewide referral laboratory for porphyrin testing and several molecular-based tests
What we do
We support patient care at the Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH) Parkville, the RMH Royal Park and Melbourne Private Hospital.
All patients are welcome at to visit our Pathology Collection Centres. Pathology is a bulk-billing service providing a range of more than 1500 pathology tests.
Our pathology services include:
- Anatomical pathology
- Chemical pathology
- Molecular biology
- Transfusion medicine (blood management)
- Clinical trials
We also provide specialist testing in a range of disciplines for other pathology services and is the statewide referral laboratory for porphyrin testing and several molecular-based tests.
Collection centres and health professionals can use our Pathology Handbook to find out information about tests, tube colours, collection requirements and availability timeframes.
HealthPathways Melbourne provides guidance on best practice assessment and management of common medical conditions, including when and where to refer patients.
Parkville Connect is a secure web-based portal providing GPs, specialists and other health professionals with information in the Parkville electronic medical record (EMR).
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Interpreters & cultural support
We provide qualified, professional interpreters to help you communicate with us at any time during your stay and at your clinic appointments.
- Μάθετε περισότερα γιά διερμηνείς & υποστήριξη κουλτούρας
- Scopri di più sugli interpreti e sul supporto culturale
- Tercümanlar ve kültürel destek hakkında daha fazla bilgi edinmek için
- Tìm hiểu thêm về thông dịch viên và hỗ trợ văn hóa
- لمزيدٍ من المعلومات عن خدمة الترجمة الشفهية والخدمات الثقافية
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