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About The Alfred Foundation

Your support of The Alfred helps the hospital in various ways - by supporting vital medical research, helping purchase equipment items and helping to maintain and redevelop critical Alfred services.

The Alfred Foundation is grateful for the many achievements that have been made possible thanks to the overwhelming support of our community, and is thankful to those who support our goals of providing the very best healthcare to the community 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


The Alfred Foundation (ABN: 27 318 956 319) is an endorsed deductible gift recipient (DGR Item 1). Donations of $2.00 or more are tax deductible.

About The Alfred

The Alfred is one of Australia’s leading hospitals and is internationally renowned for outstanding service. It is one of Victoria’s oldest hospitals and has been providing life-saving surgery and medical care on the same site in Prahran since 1871.

Home to one of the busiest emergency and trauma centres in the country, The Alfred has one of the largest and most advanced intensive care units in operation. It provides the most comprehensive range of specialist acute health and mental health services in Victoria.

The Alfred is an icon, respected and loved by thousands. Its 7,500 staff treats more than 400,000 people every year.

The Alfred is also internationally recognised and respected as one of the world’s ground-breaking healthcare providers. Its reputation is also largely attributable to its concentration of specialist services, including Cardiovascular Medicine, Heart and Lung Transplant, Trauma Care, Oncology and Respiratory Medicine.

Importantly, The Alfred is a major teaching hospital affiliated with Monash University and so holds an important place educating a new generation of medical professionals.

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About Alfred Health

Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. They strive to achieve the best possible health outcomes for our patients and their community by integrating clinical practice with research and education.

Alfred Health is a leading major metropolitan health service.  We care for more than 680,000 people living in southern and Bayside Melbourne through our three hospital campuses; The Alfred, Caulfield Hospital and Sandringham Hospital and our numerous clinics and community-based services.  We offer the most comprehensive range of statewide services in Victoria.

Alfred Health is recognised as a pacesetter in the national health care arena and has consistently been linked to progressive developments in health care and services, medical research and health care teaching. It has always been at the forefront of developments in clinical services to ensure patients have the best possible care. It has also been a leader in implementing new models of care to ensure greatest accessibility for patients and efficiency of service delivery.

The Alfred Health annual report 2016-2017