About Epworth HealthCare

Excellence lies in succeeding​ in an area of great passion. 

Our passion lies in providing the very best care to our patients. It drives everything that we do.

Epworth HealthCare is Victoria’s largest not for profit private health care group, renowned for excellence in diagnosis, treatment, care and rehabilitation. Epworth is an innovator in Australia’s health system, embracing the latest in evidence-based medicine to pioneer treatments and services for our patients.

We have a number of locations across the Melbourne metropolitan area, including Epworth Brighton, Epworth Camberwell, Epworth Cliveden (East Melbourne), Epworth Eastern (Box Hill), Epworth Freemasons (East Melbourne), Epworth Hawthorn and Epworth Richmond, as well as specialist centres in Melbourne city, Berwick and Lilydale. In 2016 we opened our new teaching hospital, Epworth Geelong, in partnership with Deakin University. Epworth Radiation Oncology commenced at the new South West Regional Cancer Centre, providing integrated cancer services for Victoria’s South West community.


From the birth of your child, to cardiac care, rehabilitation, a hip replacement, robotic surgery, comprehensive cancer treatment or any of our 40 specialties, we have the specialists, facilities, staff and support to care for you 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Epworth Richmond’s Emergency Department operates around the clock with on call specialists, state of-the art radiology, pathology and specialty units.​

Epworth in 2015 / 2016...


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Our commitment to patients


The one goal that drives everything we do is to improve patients’ lives.

Epworth aims to be the pre-eminent provider of quality healthcare for its patients through the integration of clinical practice with education and research. We are committed to providing the best in patient diagnosis, treatment and care and be the healthcare service where people see that their needs will be best met.

To improve patients’ lives, Epworth focuses on:

  • delivering outstanding patient care and clinical services
  • enabling out staff and doctors to be their best and give their best
  • driving innovation through education and research
  • pursuing growth through reach and services.

Driving innovation through teaching and research


Epworth is a teaching provider, educating the next generation of health professionals through our medical, nursing and allied health education and training programs. By partnering with key universities and TAFEs across Victoria, we are able to deliver engaging programs supported by senior specialist clinicians and clinical educators from across the group.


Who chooses Epworth HealthCare?


doctors and specialists


clinical and support staff


Our values


Epworth’s values define our approach and our delivery. We pride ourselves on communicating our values and delivering on them in a real and meaningful way. Our values are:

  • respect
  • excellence
  • community
  • compassion
  • integrity
  • accountability.

We actively promote these values across Epworth to signify their importance. We ask all staff and accredited doctors working at Epworth to commit to them each year.

Working for us


Epworth is an exciting and growing organisation with a strong commitment to staff development and training within a multidisciplinary environment. Opportunities exist across a range of medical, nursing, allied health, hospitality, management and administration positions. Learn more about a career at Epworth HealthCare.