For bone density scans of children you will be sent to Melbourne’s Royal Children’s Hospital
(also Tasmania does not have a children’s endocrinologist so you will see appointed one of the fly in/fly out clinic endocrinologists.)
Address: 48 Liverpool St, Hobart TAS 7000
Phone: (03) 6166 8308
Travelling to and from Royal Hobart Hospital
All busses go to the Hobart Bus Mall which is a 5 minute walk to the hospital.
There is disabled access to both entrances of the hospital and disabled parking outside both entrances.
Alternatively there is packing across the road in the Argyle St Car Park.
In PACU there is a play area, alternative there is an outdoor play area in Wellington Court Adjacent to the hospital across Argyle St.
Address: 274-280 Charles St, Charles St, Launceston TAS 7250
Phone: (03) 6777 6777
Travelling to and from Launceston General Hospital
Buses 48, 58, 60, 66, 70, 74, 76, 78, 741 go past the Launceston General Hospital
There is disabled parking onsite.
There is no major car parks nearby.
The Launceston General Hospital backs onto Ockerby Gardens.
The above information is based on the experience of a Child with Type I Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI)
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