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Title: Hospitals, surgery and procedures (Links to English resource)
Summary: If you need surgery or other medical procedures, you are likely to attend a clinic or hospital in Victoria. This information will take you through the preparation for a stay in hospital, provide advice about managing your stay through to recovery and discharge. Practical information about paperwork, costs and payments is also available here.
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Organisation: Victorian Department of Health & Human Services
Publishing date: August 2017
Last reviewed: October 2020
Target audience: New arrivals
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