Patient Information


Hunter New England Health
Hunter New England Health (HNE Health) provides a range of public health services to the Hunter, New England and Lower Mid North Coast regions.

Kaleidoscope
Established in October 2002 Kaleidoscope acts as an umbrella organisation that integrates a range of health care services designed to meet the ever-changing health needs of babies, children, young people and their families.

Sydney Children's Hospital
Sydney Children's Hospital, Randwick and Community Child Health Services encompass an acute care facility as well as associated outreach and community based services.

The Children's Hospital at Westmead
The Hospital is located at Westmead, about 28 km from Sydney city. It stands next to Westmead Hospital but is not part of it. The Children's Hospital at Westmead is a stand-alone service dedicated to paediatrics.

The Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne
A major specialist paediatric hospital in Victoria extending care to children from Tasmania, southern New South Wales and other states around Australia and overseas.

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Orthopaedics is the medical specialty that focuses on injuries and diseases of your body's musculoskeletal system. This complex system includes your bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles, and nerves, and allows you to move, work, and be active.

Australian Orthopaedic Association
The AOA (Australian Orthopaedic Association) is the peak professional organisation for orthopaedic surgeons in Australia. AOA has approximately 1400 members, most consultants and trainees in Australian hospitals.

Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
The Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS), formed in 1927, is a non-profit organisation training surgeons and maintaining surgical standards in Australia and New Zealand.

Health Fact Sheets
Health Fact Sheets at Kaleidoscope.