The Victorian Paediatric Orthopaedic Network (VPON) fosters collaboration among paediatric orthopaedic care providers in Victoria.
It is supported by the four specialist providers: Barwon Health, Monash Children’s at Southern Health, the Royal Children’s Hospital and Western Health.
About the Victorian Paediatric Orthopaedic Network
The Victorian Paediatric Orthopaedic Network promotes optimal health outcomes for children, adolescents and young adults with paediatric orthopaedic conditions.
Levels of care for paediatric orthopaedic services
The service delineation framework for paediatric orthopaedic care in Victoria defines roles and responsibilities for services offering different levels of care.
Referrals to specialist paediatric orthopaedic services
In Victoria general practitioners and other health professionals can refer patients to specialist paediatric orthopaedic providers.
Paediatric orthopaedic resources for health professionals
Resources for paediatric orthopaedic health professionals include factsheets for families and education modules for health professionals.
Reviewed 04 October 2015