Victorian Infectious Diseases Service (VIDS) at Royal Melbourne Hospital

Distant end practitioner

Located in Melbourne, VIC

Visiting specialist

The Victorian Infectious Diseases Service based at Royal Melbourne Hospital is the state wide reference centre for Infectious Diseases

We currently have outpatients clinics for General Infectious Diseases, Refugee Health, Travel Medicine, Viral Hepatitits (B and C), Tuberculosis and HIV

We now have a weekly Telehealth clinic that can see patients who may otherwise need to be seen in person at these outpatient clinics

Patients can be managed as a combination of telehealth and in-person review, or by telehealth alone

Interpreters can be booked if requested in the referral

Consulting disciplines:
  • Infectious Diseases
  • The service is for Infectious Diseases and the is from the Victorian Infectious Diseases Service (VIDS) based at Royal Melbourne Hospital. We currently have outpatient clinics for General Infectious Diseases, Refugee Health, Travel Medicine, Viral Hepatitis (B and C), Tuberculosis and HIV.
Using technologies:

Consultations
Consultation times: Weekly Telehealth clinic on an alternate Tuesday and Thursday afternoons between 130pm and 5pm
Booking contact: Fax is 03 9342 7277
Ph 03 9342 7212 or 9342 8834
Email: vids.telehealth@mh.org.au

Referrals made by fax to number below, please clearly mark that it is for telehealth and mark times that the patient and referrer will be available. We will contact you to organise time and test software is working.