Country Health Connect - Minlaton Health Service

Contact details


For all emergencies phone 000

Minlaton Health Service provides comprehensive integrated, quality health care to the communities of the southern Yorke Peninsula.

COVID-19 Testing
Please phone the Minlaton Medical Centre on (08) 8853 2001 for a phone assessment, prior to attending the clinic or an emergency department. Patients who require testing are referred to Southern Yorke Peninsula Health Service (Yorketown) or Kadina Drive through Clinic.

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

For information and updates on COVID-19:

Accident and emergency services

Minlaton Medical Centre Telephone: (08) 8853 2001

In a medical emergency phone 000 and await ambulance attendance.

For all other presentations, the accident and emergency service is provided by the medical practice at the Minlaton Health Service during normal business hours. After hours emergency services are located at Yorketown and Maitland.

Mental health emergencies

If you are experiencing a mental health emergency you can present to the accident and emergency service provided by the medical practice during normal business hours. After hours emergency services are located at Yorketown and Maitland.

Alternatively, telephone Rural and Remote Mental Health Service on 13 14 65 for mental health counselling, support and information 24 hours, 7 days.

Car parking

Parking is available at the front of the health centre on South Terrace.

Disabled access

Minlaton 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.

Yorke Peninsula Service Plan

The Yorke Peninsula Service Plan (PDF 677KB) was finalised and released to the community in January 2020. The Service Plan reflects the overarching future plan for the provision of health services in the central and lower Yorke Peninsula region. This plan was developed in collaboration with a range of stakeholders, including clinicians, nurses, the Yorke Peninsula Health Advisory Council, allied health staff, local Indigenous Australians and the public. We encourage the community to read the plan to inform themselves about the recent patterns of service delivery and the future health needs of the community.