Victorian Forensic Paediatric Medical Service (VFPMS)
The Victorian Forensic Paediatric Medical Service is a statewide paediatric medical service providing assessments and care for abused, assaulted and neglected children and young people.
It is a service provided by a network of doctors and other health professionals, operating throughout Victoria, governed by a consortium of service providers and funding agencies. The service providers are the Monash Medical Centre, the Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine and the Royal Children’s Hospital. The service is funded by Victoria Police and the Department of Human Services.
Clinical services in Melbourne are provided at Monash Medical Centre and Royal Children’s Hospital.