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Prescription Book - Royal Park Mental Hospital and Receiving House, 1957 Reg. No: SH 850086
- Prescription Book - Royal Park Mental Hospital and Receiving House, 1957. Used at Royal Park Mental Hospital and Receiving House. Used to note dispensed drugs for patients in pharmacy. Parkville, Victoria, Australia, circa 1956 - 1970
ON CLOSED ACCESS UNTIL 2045.
- Prescription books have records of patients names and when out-patients their addresses. Doctor's names and drugs with doses prescribed. Books are green, blue, red, and have buckram binding. Covers have blue lined paper with red columns. The books date from 2nd December 1957 to 9th November 1970. Prescription books are numbered. Note: Privacy issues apply.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Royal Park Psychiatric Hospital (Mental Asylum)
|Dimensions:||42.00 cm (Height), 4.50 cm (Width), 18.00 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||psychiatric hospitals, pharmaceuticals, hospitals, public parks, patient classifications, ellis isabel|
|Themes this item is part of:||Medicine in Society Collection, Psychiatric Services Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Secondary Classification:||Mental Health - Nursing|
|Inscriptions:||Printed on spine: PRESCRIPTION/BOOK.|
|Place & Date Used:||Royal Park Psychiatric Hospital (Mental Asylum), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, 1956-1970|
|References:||information in exhibit.|