Elliston Hospital and Pines Hostel

Contact details


For all emergencies phone 000Elliston Health Service

Postal address:  PO Box 1583 Elliston SA 5670

Email: HEALTHCHSAEllistonHospital@sa.gov.au

The Elliston Hospital is part of the Eyre, Flinders and Far North – Western Health Services. Elliston provides health care services to people in the area of the District Council of Elliston. We have a 21 bed hospital which includes The Pines Hostel, a purpose-built secure environment for older people and those suffering dementia.

COVID-19 home-based testing service
The home-based COVID-19 testing service operates Tuesdays and Wednesdays (not public holidays) from 2.00 to 4.00pm. A GP referral is required. Outside of these hours, patients are recommended to self-isolate and wait for the testing clinic to open. If symptoms are mild to moderate, patients are encouraged to phone GP or ED. If symptoms are severe, phone 000 and advise symptoms. For more information, phone: 1300 334 222

Due to COVID-19, changes to services, visiting hours and visitor access now apply.
For more information see Eyre and Far North LHN response to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

Accident and emergency

This is a 24-hour service. When you arrive at accident and emergency, you will be seen by the duty nurse to collect information and assess your illness or injury.

In a medical emergency, it is important that you do not ‘self present’ to hospital. SA Ambulance Service emergency medical dispatch support officers can provide advanced first-aid advice over the phone while an ambulance is on its way to you.

For information and updates on COVID-19:

Car parking

There is disabled parking onsite.

Disabled access

The buildings are wheelchair accessible and there are toilets for people with disability. Please ask at Reception.