We pride ourselves on providing the best possible care to meet our patients’ physical, emotional and cultural needs. We will do all we can to make your stay with us as pleasant and comfortable as possible.
Before you come to hospital you will be given information, including a time to arrive and where you need to go.
Please make sure you have followed any instructions to prepare for an operation or procedure (including any limitations on eating, drinking and smoking).
It is important to arrive on time for your appointment.
What to bring to hospital?
If you are staying in hospital for one or more nights please bring the following items:
Loose fitting comfortable casual clothes for day
Pajamas and dressing gown
Comfortable shoes or slippers
Such as shampoo, conditioner, toothbrush, toothpaste, soap and shaving kit
Glasses, hearing aids and walking aids
Books and magazines
Entertainment devices and headphones
Medical details, records and identification:
Health insurance details
Health Care Card
Veteran’s Affairs details
Full/part pension number
WorkCare or TAC information with employer details and claim number
X-rays or test results
Pharmaceutical entitlement number
Telephone numbers of two family members or friends who can be contacted if necessary
Do not bring valuables, such as jewellery or large amounts of money
Do not wear makeup or nail polish
Remove all body piercings
Goulburn Valley Health Graham Street Shepparton, 3630