Emergency Department at Noarlunga Hospital
The Emergency Department (ED) provides emergency services to the southern area, treating approximately 50,000 people a year.
The Emergency Department is open 24 hours, seven days a week.
24 hour x-ray and pathology facilities are available on site.
Our ED team consists of medical officers, registered and enrolled nurses, clerical staff and client support staff. Access to Noarlunga Emergency Mental Health is also available in the ED.
When you arrive at the emergency department you will be seen by the duty nurse to collect information and assess your illness or injury. All patients are triaged as per the Australasian triage scoring process.
More seriously ill patients are transferred to the nearest major hospital, Flinders Medical Centre at Bedford Park.