Services at our hospital & health servic
Services provided by Riverton District Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital include accident and emergency, general medical and aged care services.
For all emergencies phone 000
Postal address: 23 Moorhouse Terrace Riverton SA 5412
Riverton District Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital 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 the Riverton District Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital 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 of the region.
COVID-19 testing is available at the Riverton District Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital, at 23 Moorhouse Terrace, Valladares House, behind main Hospital Building.
The service is available seven days/week, 2:30pm – 3:30pm.
Please call the Health Service on (08) 8847 2300 to make a booking for a test. At time of booking, you will be asked to arrive at the Hospital at a designated time and appropriate testing area. Please remain in your car and nursing staff will meet you at your vehicle to complete the test.
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)
In a medical emergency phone 000 and await ambulance attendance.
When you arrive at the Riverton District Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital 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.
If you are experiencing a mental health emergency you can present to the accident and emergency service at Riverton District Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital.
Alternatively, telephone Rural and Remote Mental Health Service on 13 14 65 for mental health counselling, support and information 24 hours, 7 days.
Parking is available at the front of the hospital off of Moorhouse Terrace. There is also disabled parking on site.
Riverton District Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital has full disability access. If you have special needs and are unsure, please contact reception who will assist you with your specific enquiry.