Services at Coober Pedy Hospital
The following services are available:
Accident and emergency
We provide a 24-hour accident and emergency service.
A doctor can be called as required.
Please ensure that you bring your Medicare card with you when you attend the emergency department.
For non-acute emergencies there are private doctors in Coober Pedy.
Medical, surgical and nursing hospital services
General medical and surgical care including domiciliary care. Visiting specialists include:
- general surgeon
- rural women's GP service.
Nursing services include:
- wound management
- home medical equipment loans
- health education
- health promotion
- management of home medications.
Visiting allied health services
Visiting services include:
- child adolescent mental health service
- speech pathology
- aged care assessment team (ACAT)
- occupational therapist
- rural female GP
- diabetes educator.