Services at Oodnadatta Health Service
The following services are available:
Accident and emergency
Oodnadatta Health Services provides a 24-hour, seven-day emergency service for Oodnadatta and the surrounding area. The registered nurses also work with the ambulance service and arrange retrieval services when required.
A comprehensive primary health care service is provided by the nursing and Aboriginal health worker staff.
Services offered locally:
- chronic disease management
- women’s and children’s health
- sexual health services
- annual adult health checks.
Regular station visits by an Aboriginal health worker and a registered nurse are undertaken to ensure quality health care is delivered to all areas.
Visiting services offer a variety of clinics including:
- mental health
- children’s health
- GP clinics.
Clients of Oodnadatta Health Service are provided with regular transport to Coober Pedy Hospital and Health Service to access specialist services.