Mildura Base Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Fracture Clinic

Description of Service

Comprehensive, multidisciplinary service for clients recovering from:

  • Orthopaedic surgery or multi-trauma incidents
  • Acute fractures (Broken bones) both in adults and paediatrics

Type of services

  • Multidisciplinary
  • Held weekly

Maximum time of service

Indicated by individual client needs

Location of service

Ambulatory Care Department
Mildura Base Hospital
PO Box 620 Mildura Vic. 3500

Target population

Adults and paediatrics

Referrals

  • Emergency department presentations, inpatients and day patients:
    • Internal fracture clinic referral form MR/523
  • All other referrals:

Internal referrals as per organisational arrangements.
External referrals are to be forwarded via Argus (For healthcare professionals), mailed or faxed to the Ambulatory Care Department, details are as follows:

Ambulatory Care Department
Mildura Base Hospital
PO BOX 620, Mildura, Vic. 3500
Fax: 03 5022 3207

Costing

No charges

Approximate waiting time

Within five working days of us receiving the referral a member of the team will contact the client to acknowledge receipt of referral.

The waiting list for fracture clinic appointments is actively managed to ensure patients are treated equitably within clinically appropriate timeframes and with priority given to patients with an urgent clinical need.