Jack Jumper Program
If you or someone is experiencing anaphylaxis, contact 000 immediately.
The Royal Hobart Hospital is the state referral centre for Jack Jumper ant allergy.
Jack Jumper ant venom immunotherapy (de-sensitisation) is available at the Royal Hobart Hospital at a specialised Jack Jumper Allergy Unit.
Treatment is also available at the North West Regional Hospital, however, patients must be stable on treatment before care is transferred from RHH to the low-risk clinic at NWRH.
Learn about Jack Jumper ant allergies
Referral to Jack Jumper Program
A GP Referral is required for venom immunotherapy and access to the Jack Jumper program. A Specialist or ED referral will be accepted but will only cover the initial consultation (3 month referral). GP referral will be required for ongoing management.
Referral and clinic information can be found at our Outpatients website
- Phone: 03 6166 7599 (Clinic)
- Phone: 03 6166 8664 (Operations Manager)
- Email: [email protected]