Corporate entry Melbourne Hospital (1848 - 1935)
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
- Hospitals or Clinics
The Melbourne Hospital was established in 1848, although a temporary hospital had been operating since the early 1840s. The hospital opened a Medical School in 1864 and commenced nurse training in 1889. In March 1935 the Melbourne Hospital became the Royal Melbourne Hospital, after being granted the prefix 'Royal'.
1848 - 1935 Melbourne Hospital
1935 - Royal Melbourne Hospital
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Created: 9 April 2003, Last modified: 16 March 2006