Palliative Care Inpatient Unit

Palliative Care Inpatient Referral Form

The Wantirna Health palliative care inpatient unit is a 32 bed specialist palliative care unit. We provide care for patients with life limiting illnesses. People are admitted for various reasons, including symptom control, end of life care, respite, and assessment. The unit is not able to offer long term care.  Some patients come to us to die however others are able to return home with support.

Frequently asked questions


Wantirna Health

251 Mountain Highway, Wantirna, 3142

P 03 9955 1341


We welcome visitors at any time. Family and carers are also welcome to stay overnight if their loved one is very ill.

Car Parking

Car parking available – fee payable


Public Transport

Bus routes operate in the area.