Frankston Hospital

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Frankston Hospital
Peninsula Health
Geography
Location Frankston, (Mornington Peninsula), Victoria, Australia
Organisation
Care system Public Medicare (AU)
Hospital type General and Speciality
Affiliated university Monash University
Services
Emergency department Yes
Beds 336
History
Founded 1941
Links
Website http://www.peninsulahealth.org.au Peninsula Health
Lists Hospitals in Australia

Frankston Hospital (officially Frankston Public Hospital) is a major regional public hospital, located in the Melbourne suburb of Frankston on the Mornington Peninsula in Victoria, Australia. It is part of the Peninsula Health service and was previously known as the Mornington Peninsula Hospital.

Services[edit]

Frankston Hospital offers both general and specialist services in the following areas:

Allied Health

  • Nutrition and Dietetic Services
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Integrating Care
  • Speech Pathology Services

Cancer Services

Cardiac Services

  • Cardiac Angiography
  • Cardiology Department
  • Chronic Heart Failure Program
  • Coronary Care Unit

Emergency Medicine

  • Frankston Emergency Department
  • Medical Assessment and Planning Unit (MAPU)
  • Response, Assessment and Discharge (RAD) Unit

Home-based Services

  • Hospital in the Home
  • Midwifery Home Care Service
  • Peninsula Post Acute Care (PENPAC)

Intensive Care Unit

Medical Services

Neuropsychology and Psychiatric Service

Outpatient Service

Palliative Care Services

Peninsula Amputee Program

Social Work Services

Surgical Services

  • Anaesthetics
  • Day Surgery Unit
  • General Surgery
  • Operating Theatres
  • Short Stay Unit
  • Surgical Wards

Women's, Children's and Adolescent Health

  • Children's and Adolescent Health
  • Midwifery Inpatient Services
  • Peninsula Health Maternity Services
  • Special Care Nursery
  • Women's Services

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 38°9′3″S 145°7′43″E / 38.15083°S 145.12861°E / -38.15083; 145.12861