Patients and visitors

At Epworth our patients are at the heart of everything we do.

Supported by world-class facilities, we integrate clinical practice with education and research to deliver outstanding patient care each and every day.

Patient admission

Planning for your care

Epworth Medical Imaging

At Epworth Medical Imaging, prompt access plus 24-hour report turnaround means rapid diagnosis, faster treatment and better health outcomes. Our team of highly skilled radiologists and dedicated staff deliver a patient-centred service founded on compassion, accuracy and efficiency.
Planning for your care

Our locations and parking

Our team offers exceptional patient care 24 hours a day, seven days week. Our highly-trained and dedicated staff deliver specialist services at 11 convenient locations across Melbourne and Geelong.
Planning for your care

Pathology and collection centres

Epworth Pathology provides quality pathology services to doctors and patients at Epworth Hospitals around Melbourne and Geelong. Epworth Pathology is an affiliation of Melbourne Pathology and Epworth. Your pathology tests can be performed at any Epworth Pathology or Melbourne Pathology branch throughout Melbourne and Geelong.

Planning for your care

Your healthcare rights and responsibilities

Epworth endorses the Australian Charter of Healthcare Rights. The Charter describes what you, or someone you care for, can expect when receiving health care.

These rights apply to all people in all places where health care is provided in Australia. This includes public and private hospitals, day procedure services, general practice and other community health services.

Patients and visitors

During your care

The general stages of your stay in hospital are explained in the following section.
During your care

Volunteer services 

Epworth runs a volunteer program, which helps provide support to all of our hospitals and patients. Our volunteers can help patients in a number of ways.
During your care

Healthy meal options

Epworth has teams of highly experienced chefs across all sites, working to prepare a wide range of meals from seasonal produce. At some of our sites, the bedside Point of Care terminal can be used for ordering meals.

If you have any dietary requirements, these can be accommodated by advising your doctor and our staff of any requirements prior to admission.

Patients and visitors

Continuing your care

The following information is designed to help continue your care after your time at Epworth.
Continuing your care

Rehabilitation at Epworth

Epworth provides specialist rehabilitation services from a number of hospitals across Melbourne and Geelong.
Epworth Medical Foundation


When you donate to the Epworth Medical Foundation (EMF), your generosity is used to directly benefit Epworth’s patients.

More than half of all medical equipment at Epworth HealthCare is funded by EMF, and 80 percent of Epworth’s medical research.
Patients and visitors

Visitor information

Our visiting hours provide Epworth patients the necessary rest time they need for their recovery.

To ensure you have the most up-to-date information regarding visiting hours and available amenities, we invite you to explore the location page for each Epworth hospital. By referring to the specific location page, you can plan your visit more efficiently and make the most of the time with your loved one. Your understanding and co-operation are greatly appreciated.

Our locations

Explore visiting hours, available amenities and parking information.


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