MonashHeart is the unified cross-site cardiology service of Monash Health at Monash Medical Centre, Clayton, Dandenong Hospital and Casey Hospital.
Who are MonashHeart
Established in 2007, MonashHeart is an amalgamation of the former Departments of Cardiology of Monash Medical Centre, Clayton and Dandenong Hospital. Since its formation, MonashHeart has improved and expanded much needed cardiac services at:
Serving the needs of the community
MonashHeart is committed to serving the needs of the community. With an unparalleled focus not only on the best of clinical services, but also on research and the education of health professionals in cardiac care, MonashHeart is now one of the premier cardiac services in Australia and the world.
Monash Health is the largest public health service in Melbourne Victoria Australia providing services to almost a quarter of metropolitan Melbourne’s population.
Hospitals include Monash Medical Centre Clayton, Moorabbin Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital, Kingston Centre and the Cranbourne Centre, and our Monash Health Community service provides an extensive array of allied health services supporting patients in recovery and the prevention of ill-health.
Our major tertiary hospital Monash Medical Centre provides the full range of acute services from birth to end of life; and in early 2017 the new Monash Children’s Hospital will open adjacent to the main hospital.
Monash Health’s 16,000 staff work at more 40 sites, providing over 3 million occasions of service, admitting more than 238,000 hospital patients, handling more than 206,000 emergency presentations and delivering more than 9,400 babies.
Our Academic Health Science Centre partnership – Monash Partners – and translational research hub – Monash Health Translation Precinct – are world renowned for turning scientific discoveries into clinical practice to benefit patients locally and internationally.