Orroroo and District Health Service
For all emergencies phone 000
For all hospital enquiries:
Phone: (08) 8658 1200
Fax: (08) 8658 1236
68 Price-Maurice Road Orroroo South Australia
PO Box 73 Orroroo SA 5431
Orroroo and District Health Service provides acute services ranging from in-hospital care for adults and children by local general practitioners to outpatients and aged care beds.
Patients may commence their stay at Orroroo and District Health Service but finish their care at one of the neighbouring hospitals with specialist medical or allied health input when required. All hospitals in the region work collaboratively to support the patient care needs.
Accident and emergency services
In a medical emergency phone 000 and await ambulance attendance.
When you arrive at the Orroroo and District Health Service accident and emergency service, you will be seen by a nurse to collect information and assess your illness or injury prior to seeing a doctor.
Mental health emergencies
If you are experiencing a mental health emergency you can present to the accident and emergency service at Orroroo and District Health Service. Another alternative is the 24-hour telephone assistance and information.
Alternatively, telephone Rural and Remote Mental Health Service on 13 14 65 for mental health counselling, support and information 24 hours, 7 days.
Visitors play an important part in any patient’s hospital stay, and visitors are welcome.
Any visitors who are required to be in the hospital building outside business hours will need to register at the admissions desk and receive an identity badge.
Parking is available at the front of the hospital. There is also disabled parking on site.
Orroroo and District Health Service has full disability access. If you have special needs and are unsure, please contact reception who will assist you with your specific enquiry.