Services provided by Laura and District Hospital

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

Accident and emergency services

Services are provided 24 hours a day, seven days per week.

Hospital services

General medical care includes:

  • aged residential care
  • aged care transport
  • carer support
  • community bus
  • counselling
  • day therapy centres
  • delivered meals (meals on wheels)
  • diagnostic xray
  • disability advocacy
  • disability care transport
  • family planning
  • food relief/food meals
  • Health advocacy/liaison service
  • health information/referral
  • home medicine review
  • inpatient
  • maternal and child health
  • mens health clinic
  • nurse lead clinic
  • outpatient
  • palliative care
  • personal care for older persons
  • pharmacy
  • planned activity groups for older persons
  • respite care
  • same day stays
  • sexual health
  • social support
  • women’s health clinic
  • veteran’s services.

Residential aged care

Laura and District Hospital offer aged care facilities in the hospital and at Southern Flinders Health for older people in need of high-level care. Respite care for the aged is also available.

Community health services

The Yorke and Northern Region Community Health Services – Mid North provides a range of services from eight sites in the region:

  • Booleroo Centre
  • Crystal Brook
  • Jamestown
  • Laura
  • Orroroo
  • Peterborough
  • Port Broughton
  • Port Pirie.