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  1. Maintaining and tracking healthcare

    20 Nov 2015

    As you prepare to leave hospital, you or your carer will already be planning what you need to know about your care outside of hospital, including day-to-day living and support, your medication, your...

  2. Cultural and linguistic diversity and hospital

    20 Nov 2015

    People from all backgrounds can benefit from language and cultural support in Victoria’s health system...

  3. Preparing a child for hospital

    20 Nov 2015

    Going to hospital can be frightening for a child. Preparing a child for hospital with the right level of information at the right time will help ease their anxiety...

  4. Managing commitments and hospital

    20 Nov 2015

    Making sure your regular commitments are taken care of during a hospital stay will give you peace of mind to concentrate on your recovery...

  5. Preparing for hospital

    20 Nov 2015

    Preparing for a hospital stay includes knowing what to take, making sure your home, work and family commitments are taken care of and making arrangements for your return home...

  6. Visitors in hospital

    20 Nov 2015

    Visiting someone in hospital is an important part of a patient’s recovery. Hospital visits from family and friends can help patients recover faster and reduce their anxiety and stress...

  7. Hospital admission – what to expect

    20 Nov 2015

    Going to hospital is stressful for many people, but knowing what happens on admission to hospital and understanding your hospital’s admission procedure can help reduce some anxiety...

  8. Finding your way around a hospital

    20 Nov 2015

    Finding your way around a hospital can be challenging. Use a hospital map to find the different departments, services and facilities...

  9. Records and paperwork at hospital

    20 Nov 2015

    Learn about the types of paperwork required before, during and after a hospital visit, and find out about your rights regarding your patient records...