Mount Barker District Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital

Mount Barker District Health ServiceFor all emergencies phone 000

For all hospital enquiries:

Telephone: (08) 8393 1777
Fax: (08) 8393 1700

Street address: 87 Wellington Road Mount Barker South Australia
Postal address: PO Box 42 Mount Barker SA  5251

Mount Barker District Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital provides acute services ranging from in-hospital care for adults and children by local general practitioners to specialist surgical, obstetrics and outpatients.

Patients may commence their stay at Mount Barker 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.

Accident and emergency services

In a medical emergency phone 000 and await ambulance attendance 

When you arrive at the Mount Barker 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.

The Australian Government has committed $8.6 million in funding for a new emergency department to be built at the Mount Barker Hospital. to find out more about the upgrade, read the services provided by Mount Barker Hospital page.

Mental health emergencies

If you are experiencing a mental health emergency you can present to the accident and emergency service at Mount Barker District Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital. 

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

Visiting hours

Visitors play an important part in any patient’s hospital stay, and visitors are welcome.

Any visitors who are in the hospital building outside of normal business hours may need to register at the admissions desk or with nursing/midwifery staff and receive a visitor identity badge.

For security reasons some doors may be locked anywhere from 5pm until 7am. Nursing/Midwifery staff will be able to assist you with after-hours visiting as required.

Private patients

At the Mount Barker District Soldiers Memorial Hospital you can choose to be admitted as a Private Patient. Admission as a private patient has benefits for both you and the hospital. For more information please visit attending hospital as a private patient

Car parking

Parking is available on site, entering via the main entry on Wellington Road. There is also disabled parking on site.

Disabled access

Mount Barker 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.

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