Help our Switchboard and dial these numbers directly!

The Austin Health switchboard handles between 80000 and 90000 phone calls a month and approximately half of these are internal calls from Austin Health staff wanting to contact a staff member or department.

Some of the most frequently requested numbers are below to help make life easier for staff: 

Department

Number

Pathology

ext 3100

Radiology

ext 5431

IT Service Desk

ext 5055

Pharmacy

ext 5291

Bed Manager

ext 5249

 

The Switchboard team are always happy to help but staff are also able to search for Austin Health contact details via the search function in the top right-hand corner of on The Hub.

 

Staff can enter the name or Department they are looking to contact and be provided with a list of suggested staff contact details.

This search function helps everybody be self-sufficient and also save time for the Switchboard team so they can focus on calls from the community needing information about Austin Health.