Ballarat Health Services Specialist Outpatient Clinics has made changes to our clinics during the COVID-19 pandemic
Where possible, BHS Specialist Outpatient Clinic appointments are being held by Telephone or Telehealth, rather than In-Person. Please ensure to read the following information, it is important everyone follows this information to keep you and our staff safe.

Telehealth Appointments (Video conference) - Do not come to the hospital, STAY AT HOME

  • The SMS message or letter you received said “TELEHEALTH Appt”
  • Please prepare for your appointment prior to your appointment time, click on this link https://www.bhs.org.au/for-patients-families-friends/telehealth/  it provides instructions for telehealth appointments
  • If you arrive to the hospital and your appointment was booked for a telehealth appointment, you will be asked to leave, we will perform your appointment by telephone or telehealth

Telephone Appointments - Do not come to the hospital, STAY AT HOME

  • The SMS message or letter you received said “TELEPHONE Appt”
  • Your appointment will be conducted on the phone number that received this message or phone number quoted in your letter
  • The telephone call will be from a “No Caller ID”
  • If you arrive to the hospital and your appointment was booked for a telephone appointment you will be asked to leave, we will perform your appointment by telephone.

In-Person Appointments – Come to the hospital

  • The SMS message or letter you received said “IN-PERSON Appt”
  • Please come alone unless you need someone (1 only) to help you
  • If you reside or work in a Melbourne COVID-19 Hotspot please let us know, we will arrange a telephone or telehealth (video conference) appointment
  • If you are bringing a child for an appointment please bring that child only, if this not possible please let us know and we will arrange a telephone or telehealth (video conference) appointment 
  • If you arrive to the hospital with more than one person, the additional people will be asked to leave, if this not possible please let us know and we will arrange a telephone or telehealth (video conference) appointment
  • Please bring Medicare/pension/DVA cards, medication list and allow enough time to attend your appointment
  • To help us protect staff and patients from the spread of coronavirus, BHS is screening all people entering the hospital. This will involve answering a few of questions and having your temperature taken.

General Information

Ballarat Health Services provides a variety of specialist outpatient services, as well as allied health, pre-admission and post-discharge services.

Please click the below link for detailed clinic information, where available.

Specialist Outpatient Clinics

Antenatal  Neurology
Cardiology  Oncology
Continence Ophthalmology 
Diabetes Orthopaedics
Endocrinology Paediatrics
Ear, Nose & Throat Pain Management
Gastroenterology & Liver  Palliative Care
Gynaecology Respiratory
Haematology Urology
Infectious Diseases  Vascular
Iron Infusion  Breast Screen

Specialist Outpatients

Location

1 Drummond Street North
Ballarat VIC 3350

Phone

03 5320 4221

Opening Hours

Each clinic operates their own hours.

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