Royal Hobart Hospital
The Paediatric Unit of the Royal Hobart Hospital does wonderful work looking after sick kids
The unit has a bright play room as well as a school that runs during normal school terms. It provides a high standard of Paediatric Care. Typical patients include Oncology, Cystic Fibrosis, Diabetes, Eating Disorders, Mental Health conditions,Surgical conditions and Trauma.
Help us to help them!
The Hobart Fun Run is run by volunteers. All profits from the event goes directly to the Paediatrics Unit.
Thanks to participants like yourself and our very kind sponsors the Hobart Fun Run has raised over $100,000 for the unit.
Facts about the Pediatrics Unit:
This Unit maintains 25 beds that accommodate babies, children and adolescents from birth to 18 years of age. It caters for a wide variety of medical, surgical and psychological conditions. It is the tertiary referral centre for Paediatric Services in Tasmania and is the only dedicated Paediatrics Unit in Southern Tasmania.
The unit has a:
- 4 Bed High Dependency Unit
- 4 Bed Nursery• Isolation facilities
- 4 bed Adolescent Area
- Patient Monitor that monitors blood pressure, heart rate, temperature and oxygen in the blood.
- Recreation Room