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Accommodation


Epworth Camberwell has single rooms and two-bed shared rooms all with en-suites. Unfortunately we cannot guarantee that you will have the room of your choice. Please specify your preferred accommodation and we will try to fulfil your request. If your medical condition indicates, you may be accommodated in a single room.


Patient rooms have colour televisions with access to video programs, radio and telephone. Special telephones are available for patients with impaired vision or for patients who are unable to hold a hand piece.


Meals


Each day you will be able to choose from a menu prepared by our team of chefs. All menus are prepared in accordance with Australian dietary guidelines ensuring that your dietary needs are met.


Menu monitors are available to assist you with menu choices or to assist with any special request you may have. Should you require a light diet, this can be arranged through your nurse, menu monitor, or dietician. If you request a light diet item for the same day, hot choices are limited between meal times.


Breakfast:   7.30am – 8.30am

Lunch:   11.45am – 1pm

Dinner:   5pm – 6.30pm


Should you need any special utensils please ask your nurse. Alcohol is provided only with the permission of your treating doctor.


Mail


Epworth Camberwell’s postal address is:


888 Toorak Road

Camberwell VIC 3124


Your mail will be delivered to you, on your unit, Monday to Friday. Where possible, please have your full name and ward clearly marked on the envelope to assist delivery. 


Telephone


Each bed has its own telephone, enabling your family and friends to dial you directly. Please ask your nurse or ward receptionist to assist you in locating your direct telephone number. Local, STD and ISD calls can be made from your bedside telephone. Local calls are complimentary; however, there are charges for calls to mobile phones and for STD and ISD calls. Special telephones are available for patients with impaired vision or hearing, or for patients who are unable to hold a hand piece.


Patient guide

 

Read about your stay at Epworth Camberwell including patient rights and responsibilities, facilities, useful contacts, safety and more.  


Download Epworth Camberwell patient guide​ PDF 3.5 MB



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