For patients and families

Information about your child’s confidential medical records, how we use them to make sure the most appropriate care is provide, and how you can access them. Read more

Assistance is available for families visiting the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital including cultural support services, travel subsidies and interpreter services. Read more

The Central Resources Service provides outpatients with clinical consumables and equipment such as wheelchairs, crutches, bandages and splints for their ongoing care at home after discharge. Equipment can be loaned for both a short or extended periods of time depending on individual needs. Read more

Information about the Children’s Advice and Transport Coordination Hub (CATCH) and Nurse Navigator programs and how they ensure clinicians have access to specialist clinical advice and assistance with the transport coordination of children across Queensland. Read more

The Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital works with our charitable partners to make the hospital a fun place for our patients to be. From the Patient Entertainment System (PES) to the Starlight Express Room, there are a range of activities and resources available that make visiting, or staying at the hospital a more positive experience for children. Read more

Our Immunisation Centre provides opportunistic immunisation under the National Immunisation Program schedule (NIPs) to patients and their family accessing services at the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital. Read more

The Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital has its own school for children from Prep to Year 12. Our classrooms are full of engaging education activities, and teachers can even visit you on the wards of the hospital if you are too ill to leave your bed. Read more

The Pharmacy Department at the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital manages all medications across the hospital, including the preparation and supply of all inpatient medication on the wards, and prescription and dispensary services for children visiting the hospital. Read more

We respect your right to decide what is best for your child and family. Whether your child is admitted to the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital as an insured or public patient, they will receive the best possible healthcare we can provide. Find out more about what it means to use your private health insurance, or be admitted as a public patient. Read more

Important information for patients and families about how to stay safe in hospital, prevent allergic reactions and stop the spread of infection. Find out how to become a safety superhero!  Read more

The Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital uses telehealth to deliver healthcare services, consultation and treatment in a patient’s home or local community. Read more

View our events calendar for information about fun activities, special events and performances at the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital. Read more

Our children, young people and families have the right to receive the best possible care. We respect the rights of our children and families and know that children receive the best care when the health service and families work together. Read more