Victorian Aboriginal Medical Service Melbourne
The Victorian Aboriginal Health Service (VAHS) 2020 vision is “Creating and inspiring healthy Aboriginal people and families through quality, effective community health services, education and training.
The objectives of the VAHS Medical Clinic are to :
· To promote, improve and support the quality of life of the Community. · To provide a holistic approach to the physical wellbeing of the person, the family and the Community in a culturally appropriate way.
The aim of the VAHS Clinical unit is to provide health care, assessments, understanding and education to the Aboriginal Community through:
· Providing support to patients · Advocating on behalf of the patient with Doctors and Specialists · Conducting patient health checks · Providing outreach and promoting the philosophy of the VAHS.
|Address||186 Nicholson Street|
Fitzroy VIC 3065
|Phone||(03) 9419 3000|
Open Monday to Thursday 10am - 4pm.
Friday 10am - 12.30pm - 3pm.
The service operates 5 days per week and on Saturdays between the hours of 9.30am and 12.30pm for patients with emergencies.
VAHS has a Locum Doctor Service set up for after-hours patient requirements. If you need a Doctor after hours call 9419 3000 and select option 2 you will automatically go through to the Locum Service. Or alternatively dial 132 660.