Canberra Hospital located in southern Canberra

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Public hospitals

Calvary Public Hospital is a modern healthcare service complex on Canberra's northside comprising a 174 bed public district general hospital and Clare Holland House a 19-bed hospice. Calvary Public Hospital provides a broad range of acute and specialty services. Call Calvary Public Hospital on (02) 6201 6111.

Canberra Hospital (TCH) is the Australian Capital Territory and surrounding region's major teaching and trauma retrieval hospital. TCH provides specialist services to 500,000 people in the ACT and South-Eastern NSW. With approximately 600 beds, Canberra Hospital delivers acute and specialty care. Call Canberra Hospital on (02) 6244 2222. Download a map.

The Centenary Hospital for Women and Children is a new purpose-built facility located on the Canberra Hospital campus on Canberra's southside that brings together ACT Health's Centre for Newborn Care, Gynaecology and Women's Health, Maternity Services and Paediatric Services.

Private hospitals

Barton Private Hospital is a new facility in Barton situated next door to the Hotel Realm. It operates as a Day Surgery Hospital with three operating theatres, providing a high level of care for private day surgical procedures. Their aim is to be the best Day Surgery in Canberra.

Calvary John James Hospital offers private on-site pathology and radiology services, including CT scanners and MRI, a plastic and reconstructive surgery clinic, Preventative Medicine and Rehabilitation Centre, and an orthopaedic fracture clinic. Call Calvary John James Hospital on (02) 6281 8100.

Situated in a bush land setting is Calvary Private Hospital - a modern healthcare service complex comprising an 97-bed Private Hospital consisting of a Maternity Unit, Day Surgery Unit, Medical and Surgical Unit, Private Mental Health Unit-Hyson Green, and the Calvary Clinic which provides consulting suites for Specialists. Contact the Private Patient's Office on (02) 6201 6396 for more information.

National Capital Private Hospital is an 82 bed medical and Surgical hospital, providing a comprehensive range of health services through the skills of highly trained, competent and compassionate staff and the latest technology. Call National Capital Private Hospital on (02) 6222 6666.

South Eastern New South Wales

For a complete list of Hospitals, Community Health Centres and Community Health Outreach Centres in the South East region of New South Wales, see NSW Health's listing of Hospitals and Services.

This information is provided for advice only, but does not constitute endorsement of these services.