Oxygen supplies are available to patients assessed by a specialist doctor as needing oxygen therapy. Please consult your medical specialist.

The assessment needs to be approved by the Department of Respiratory Medicine at the Royal Hobart or Launceston General Hospitals.

Note: These arrangements do not apply to holders of a DVA Health Card – All Conditions ("Gold Card") or DVA Health Card – Specific Conditions ("White Card"). For more information, DVA card holders should contact DVA on 133 254.

For more information:

Department of Health

General enquiries: 1300 135 513
Royal Hobart Hospital, Department of Respiratory Medicine: 6166 7353
Launceston General Hospital, Respiratory Unit: 6777 6708
Email (South): rhh.respiratory@ths.tas.gov.au